MauiKit provides a great way into making that a reality!. Some of the Maui Apps: Index, Nota, Buho, Station, and VVave.
Maui is a project under @kde too.
Eventually, PNX will also integrate the software that is installed with the desktop environment, e.g., adding the launcher to the menu.
PNX is also portable, meaning that just as with Pacman, it can work on other architectures, like #ARM.
Generalistic and moderated instance.