But what if you could do it all in your web browser? Well apparently you can! There's a simply command line that you can type into the address bar of your browser which will allow to you type notes directly into a blank web page.
You can save or print or email the contents of the page.
I discovered this through the Lifehack Blog, but if you don't want to go there to get the command, then this is what you need to type:
I guess you could even save it as a bookmark, or set your browser to open a notes page every time you start it up. Just in case you find html hard to memorise!