Author Archives: Serendipidy Haven

Sansar: Sans detail

It’s the middle of the summer, which means that Linden Labs’ promise that we’d see a Sansar open beta in the early summer is starting to look a little bit optimistic. I can’t say I’m at all surprised: The way … Continue reading

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Steam powered

Much excitement at the station today: The Flying Scotsman is passing through and all the steam buffs, rail enthusiasts and photographers are out in force. There’s quite a buzz about the place. I must admit to a geeky fascination with … Continue reading

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Signs

I’m sat on a bench – or should I say, perched precariously on the only narrow sliver of bench that doesn’t come complete with a strategically placed puddle of wetness – waiting for a train. Staring across the tracks to … Continue reading

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Awkward conversations

“Wow… You guys are just so friendly, what a great welcome, I’m so glad to be here. I don’t think I’ve ever been to a club where everyone is so helpful and friendly. Thank you so much for your welcome!” … Continue reading

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HUDtopia

Until I discovered SL, the acronym ‘HUD’ was not one that often found its way into my everyday life. Back then, the only time it might have crept in would perhaps be in the context of a discussion relating to … Continue reading

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Petrichor

Sometimes I can almost smell it: The moist, fertile soil of the forest grove, as I amble through the leaf litter and wet grass; the verdant swathes releasing their earthy tones of woodland musk and damp foliage; The stench of … Continue reading

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SL Snippets

Virtual footsteps Along a digital shore; Pixel waves crash. A salty particle spray Fills the air Simulated car horns Punctuate the Windlight smog As poseball hookers Ply their trade beneath Full bright, streetlight glare Swirling colours Fill phantom fields With … Continue reading

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Mr Bling

He’s Mr Bling, with his flashy ring And his scripts set oh so high He’s such a drag, as he causes lag Whenever he passes by With his manly chest and wifebeater vest He thinks he’s mega cool But the … Continue reading

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Unnoticed

Second Life groups are a fantastic thing. They allow people with similar interests a forum and a meeting place, they are a great way for organisers and creators alike to keep people up to date with what’s happening, and they … Continue reading

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Bombshell

I think we’ve all experienced one of those moments when, out of the blue, a friend, colleague or family member has dropped a complete bombshell that we’d never have anticipated, without warning and often in totally incongruous circumstances or settings. … Continue reading

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