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I think you'll find there's no one "correct" way (or two ways, or three, or ten). Everybody figures out what works for them. There are many ways to balance between outlining and improvising, including: Writing an outline as a starting point, then feeling free to diverge from it, to the point that the final product bears no resemblance to the outline. ...
Plotist is not exactly what you are looking for, but it's worth having a look. It's a timeline application aimed at writers, where you can create your notes about characters and locations and use them to create a timeline. I'm the main developer and it's currently under development, but we are already sending invitations to try it.
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