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Morning Pages

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I've long been fascinated by the morning pages habit of writing three pages (or about 750 words) of whatever comes into your head each day - it's like taking a mental showers and helps to clear your head, ready for the day. There are great sites out there like, but I live on the command line and like to keep my words on my own computer.

When installed, type morning-pages to open your $EDITOR with the file for today. Type away and quit your editor, and you'll get stats on how many words you've typed today.

Use -d <folder> to change the default words folder (currently ~/words).


In future, I hope to post words stats up to a central server so we can track leaderboards and badges. Don't worry, we'll never post your actual words.

## Contributing

We work on pull requests. If you have an idea for something you'd like to contribute, here's how to do it:

  • Fork the project.
  • Make your feature addition or bug fix.
  • Add tests for it. This is important so I don't break it in a future version unintentionally.
  • Commit, do not mess with rakefile, version, or history. (if you want to have your own version, that is fine but bump version in a commit by itself I can ignore when I pull)
  • Send me a pull request. Bonus points for topic branches.
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