Category Archives: RL

Bomb!

I am the sort of person who, it seems, is readily mistaken for an authority figure in real life. I’m regularly accosted in shops by people asking me where to find certain items, who are then disappointed to find that … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophicalisticality, RL, SL, Tales of the Road | Leave a comment

Spoilt for choice

One of the ‘joys’ of frequently working away is the necessity of routinely eating out at restaurants and hotels. Whilst this may seem like a dream come true for many, the reality – like so many things – can be … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophicalisticality, RL, SL | Leave a comment

Methuselah

I’m getting old! Obviously  I’m not oblivious to the inevitable passage of time and the accompanying signs of aging, but apart from the odd ache, the realisation that I can no longer do all night what I used to do … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophicalisticality, RL, SL, SLarcheology | Leave a comment

Second Life: Second wind

Interesting times for me. After years of settling down into my own routine and feeling comfortable in my second life, in the past few months it’s all started to become rather unsettled – not in a bad way, I hasten … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophicalisticality, RL, SL | Leave a comment

Say cheese

It’s been rather a cheesy week inworld. It all started during one of our silly punning sessions, when a newcomer to the group made the mistake of taking to heart the assertion that we could contrive a bucket load of … Continue reading

Posted in Half-Baked, Philosophicalisticality, RL, SL | Leave a comment

Interesting times

It’s odd how we can get stuck into a rut of our own making without even realising it. Often it can be a result of a natural reticence to break out of our own comfort zones and break the carefully … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophicalisticality, RL, SL | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Rants, RL, SL, Techietalk | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Rants, RL, SL | Leave a comment

Top Pickers

Whenever I’m working away from home there are some habitual behaviours I tend to slip into that, at home, you’d never catch me doing. There are, for example, TV viewing habits I adopt that are alien to my normal way … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophicalisticality, RL, SL | Leave a comment

Off piste

Well, it’s been a strange and unexpected weekend. In RL, I’ve been suffering from a cold – and it’s been a monster one, in fact at one point, thanks to blinding headaches, excruciatingly painful neck and shoulders and mysterious pains … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophicalisticality, RL, SL | Leave a comment