I really enjoy the workflow in Scrivener, but I don't like the non-vim nature of it. Is there a good alternative plugin for vim that let's you manage documents in a similar way? I'm most interested in the ability to sort and compile documents.
My goal would be to have the ability to edit a document in multiple parts. I'm imagining something like NerdTree, but with the ability to vertically rearrange files in an arbitrary way. It is important that the files are ultimately compiled down into a single document. I imagine that this could be done with Pandoc, but I don't know how well integrated that may be. It would be really slick if there was a way to simply append certain documents together and have that save as a new file.
A couple people have thought about this sort of thing before: