Normal Mode


There used to be a nifty Mac utility called QuickCursor. It set up a global hotkey you could use whenever you were editing text in any app. When invoked, it would open up a copy of your chosen text editor1 passing the text into it. You could then edit away using the FULL POWER of your editing setup, and when you saved the file the text would be copied back into the app where it came from.

Welcome to Normal Mode

Hi! Welcome to Normal Mode. This site is my love letter to the best text editor, and a compendium of some of the wonderful things you can do with it. I’ve got OODLES of CONTENT planned, so fire up your RSS reader, follow on Mastodon or Twitter, and get EXCITED about Vim WOOOOO.