quick-thoughts

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Add lines to today's journal page

by John Lindquist
// Menu: Quick Thoughts
// Description: Add lines to today's journal page
// Author: John Lindquist
// Twitter: @johnlindquist
let { format } = await npm("date-fns")
let date = format(new Date(), "yyyy-MM-dd")
let thoughtsPath = await env("THOUGHTS_PATH")
let thoughtFile = path.join(thoughtsPath, date + ".md")
let firstEntry = true
let addThought = async thought => {
if (firstEntry) {
thought = `
- ${format(new Date(), "hh:mmaa")}
${thought}\n`
firstEntry = false
} else {
thought = ` ${thought}\n`
}
await appendFile(thoughtFile, thought)
}
let openThoughtFile = async () => {
let { stdout } = exec(`wc ${thoughtFile}`, {
silent: true,
})
let lineCount = stdout.trim().split(" ").shift()
edit(thoughtFile, thoughtsPath, lineCount + 1) //open with cursor at end
await wait(500)
exit()
}
if (!(await isFile(thoughtFile)))
await writeFile(thoughtFile, `# ${date}\n`)
while (true) {
let thought = await arg({
placeholder: "Thought:",
hint: `Type "open" to open journal`,
})
if (thought === "open") {
await openThoughtFile()
} else {
await addThought(thought)
}
}