Category Archives: Rants

Stuck in reverse

Over 11 years of SL and blogging now… And apart from some slow news days just lately, barely a break. I’m in a shitty place RL, and SL sucks recently, so before I completely lose the plot and do something … Continue reading

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En español por favor

During my formative years, which are apparently the best time to acquire any sort of language skills, I completely failed to rise to the challenge of learning any foreign tongue. In fact, I was rubbish at it. Come the time … Continue reading

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Get off my land!

Second Life is like buses… Nothing at all for ages, then three come along at once. Such has been the case with my land this week: For years I had what is known in legal jargon as ‘quiet enjoyment’ of … Continue reading

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Enjoy the silence

It’s been a bit of a weird few weeks in SL for me. Everything’s gone a bit flat, if I’m honest, and I’ve been led to thinking, what’s the point of it all? The root cause is somewhat complicated, but … Continue reading

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Cyber punk’d

Every now and again, I get a little bored with the same old routine and I ditch the sensible hair, the M&S clothes and shun the safe and homely parts of SL. On goes the leather, latex and shiny plastic, … Continue reading

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Out of circulation

You may have noticed that these posts recently have slowed to something of a trickle. And those who know me inworld may also have noticed I’ve been fairly conspicuous by my absence, only logging in on a couple of occasions … Continue reading

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Talk talk

Strip away the glitz and glamour, all the mesh and fripperies, the shopping and dancing, the building and the bonking from SL and you’re left with what was once the staple diet of the internet – chat. In fact, all … Continue reading

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Banned!

There are some in SL who consider it almost a badge of honour to be banned, whether it be from a venue, parcel, group or any combination thereof, and will happily own the bragging rights to their misfortune. I personally … Continue reading

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Social dynamics

The way that we interact with each other can be a complicated old thing, especially when in an environment as creative and diverse as Second Life, where cultures, individuality and personalities can collide far more frequently and, occasionally destructively, than … Continue reading

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Don’t go changing

If there’s one thing that really gets on my nerves, it’s political correctness, and unfortunately the PC Brigade are so belligerent when it comes to getting on their soapboxes that very little these days doesn’t at some time or other … Continue reading

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