Category Archives: SL

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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Value for money?

A wise accountant once told me that, no matter what the price of something desirable, even if it’s over and above its real worth, if we want it badly enough we will pay the asking price. The worth of anything … 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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Weird game with nothing to do

It’s been a little while now since Sansar was launched on Steam, and today’s title is perhaps the least flattering of reviews that it’s received from steam users since its launch. To be absolutely honest, I’m not a gamer, although … Continue reading

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Why do birds suddenly appear?

Every so often, realities get confused – like the moment you look in your wardrobe for that dress you only own in SL, or you catch yourself in real life looking at furniture and wondering how many prims it is. … Continue reading

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An equally inconvenient truth

We live in interesting, and rather disturbing, times. The virtual bubble, rather than bursting, seems to be deflating like a hot air balloon wallowing and billowing on the ground, awaiting the inevitable moment when, bereft of shape and substance, it … Continue reading

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Hard habits die old

I am a creature of habit, and I suspect that many others who frequent SL are cut from the same cloth. I tend to log in at around the same time, on the same days and hang around with the … Continue reading

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