Category Archives: SL

The mobile mambo

It’s a peculiar thing, but it seems to me that the vast majority of people are completely unable to remain stationary when taking a mobile phone call whilst on their feet. It’s an affliction that the male of the species … Continue reading

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Too tired to type

I’ve entered the buffer zone recently – the cache of standby posts I’ve built up just so that I can take the occasional day off from writing, should circumstances or my mood require it. On this particular occasion it’s been … Continue reading

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2.4 Kids

I’ve just been an unwilling party to an intensely irritating conversation between an annoying girl on the train and whoever was on the other side of her phone. It was one of those conversations that, even if you were the … Continue reading

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Glytch: Pants?

I’ve held back on commenting on the ‘exciting news’ about The Lab’s new Grid wide experience – ‘Tyrah: The curse of the magical glytches’ Before going any further, I should make it clear that I haven’t actually checked out the … Continue reading

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The shape of things to come?

Much of my exploring in SL is very much self-directed – I’m a great advocate of the ‘pick a spot on the map and TP’ approach, which can often yield unexpected results, or I’ll harvest locations from the profiles of … Continue reading

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Winter is coming

It’s rained a bit over the past few days, it’s definitely getting darker earlier in the evening, and I’m finding that my need to have a fan constantly blowing in my vicinity is becoming less of a necessity. The flowers … Continue reading

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Refreshes the parts…

It had been one of those days – started well, but started a slow decent into madness just after lunch and could have ended as one of those you just want to write off and forget. I finished early enough … Continue reading

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60/60

One of my work colleagues turns 60 in a few years time, and some time back they decided that, a) Getting older was no excuse to slow down, b) Life is too short not to be living it to the … Continue reading

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Memento mori

One of the benches at my local railway station has a new brass plaque – it’s in memory of a chap who ‘spent many long hours watching the trains at this station’. I’m sure it’s a fitting memorial which would … Continue reading

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Snarky, sarcastic, negative or honest?

There’s a thread currently running over on SLU decrying the banality of many of the SL blogs you’ll find splurged over the internet – the vast majority of which, it seems, are of the fashion review variety. The poster, and … Continue reading

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