This note describes my personal note-taking/journaling infrastructure that I'm currently experimenting with.

VS Code window showing notes sidebar

The notes sidebar shows backlinks, outgoing links, and related notes to make it easy for me to link my notes together. There's also a section displaying recent changes (not displayed in the image).

VS Code window showing notes sidebar

I also implemented a "search" command to let me quickly find the notes I want.

  1. I use footnotes for tangential but related stuff, so that I can say what I want without interrupting the main flow of the note. ↩︎