And thus be notified in my SE global inbox (not email) of any edits, comments, new answers, etc?
You can favorite a question for that, when you do that you will get this relevant benefit:
Changes to the question will now notify users who have favorited the question. Notifications include comments to the question, edits, new answers, and edits to answers. This is a way to get updates on questions that you yourself didn't ask.
This benefit includes all the notifications you have required in your meta question.