@poetgrant Can I ask, what are the main uses you have in mind for it?
(e.g. to-do's, programming, creative writing ?)
I use it for brainstorming, writing and simple agenda/to-do stuff, so I'm happy to offer help from a "non-techie" perspective if you'd like. (I mean, even though I've done programming in the past, I've never used emacs in that way at all).
I hope I can replace nano with it for writing my books. I have two books that are getting close to complete, which is part of the reason I have been so hesitant to switch up my workflow. However, he and #gnuworldorder have been really making me want to give it the old college try.
@poetgrant Yeah it's easier to use the GUI menus so you don't have to learn a lot of commands all at once. I'd say start off that way for a while at least.
So for learning about To-do lists, I highly recommend Rainer's channel:
His lessons are in small chunks, very clear and easy to understand.
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