I like this effort in adding direct manipulation support. I'd suggest, however, you include fields in the design. For example, ODF 1.2 will be getting a new generic metadata field which we hope to use in the bibliographic project for citations and bibliographic entries. This generic field might be a good candidate for a direct manipulation UI? -- Bruce D'Arcus
I hope this ends up in OpenOffice. I really, really like the idea. -- Mirek2
What about the other applications
Looks very nice but please do not focus on writer only.