PTPL 088: Time to Inventory Your Inboxes, and the Routines That Help You Process Them
FYI I still use Drafts daily, but it’s no longer an inbox
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A World Without Plain Text is Not My World
Allow me to introduce you to Matt Stein , who has a carefully curated workflow and likes to access his files in apps like Obsidian, iA Writer and Vim. It warms my heart to come across people who are just as deeply-rooted in plain text as I am!
If there’s a world where plain text becomes obsolete, I will find another world
↑ This! When I have my in-person cosy chat with God (we haven’t yet fixed the date) and I get to ask him all those hard questions I keep on a shelf in a corner of my brain, I will not be surprised to learn that the foundation of the entire Universe is… plain text. After all, in the beginning was the Word! — John chapter 1, verse 1.
Matt has a blog where he…