I love Vim, and do most of my writing in it. However, it's not set up for copy so much as it is code. Little luxuries like spell checking aren't enabled by default.
Thankfully, turning it on and off it is as easy as:
" Enable spellcheck set spell " Disable spellcheck set nospell
I generally find it less distracting to not have spell check on most of the time, hence why I don't just set this in my