Category Archives: Tour Guide

A straight line

During a recent conversation inworld I realised a couple of things: Firstly, many people – myself included – may think they have a decent grasp of geography, but can find to their cost, that on occasion they actually know squat; … 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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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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Where am I?

Many, many years ago I was involved in an unfortunate incident which led to me doing something that I thought only happened in movies. I was in a radio studio during a live broadcast and the atmosphere was hot, humid … Continue reading

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Pew-pew, pew-pew-pew!

I’m not a fan of shoot-em-ups, give me a puzzle to solve or an adventure to navigate my way through, and I’m happy. Put me at the wheel in a driving game and you’ll put a smile on my face, … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to look just a little bit like Christmas

The beginning of December found me in my usual predicament – Christmas looming and me nowhere near prepared for it. I am not one of those organised people who start their Christmas shopping in the previous year’s January sales; those … Continue reading

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Eight

I was born a traveller. For as long as I can remember I’ve had a fascination with far flung places, exotic destinations and unfamiliar cultures. As a youngster, it was my ambition to become an explorer and adventurer, hacking my … Continue reading

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Park life revisited

This morning you find me sitting quietly on a bench at the park, in the early morning sunshine. I’m a little early for a hospital appointment, it’s a lovely day, so why not? I thought. It reminds me of the … Continue reading

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Up on the roof

I live in a house with a flat roof, the sort that – if I happened to reside in a country with a balmier climate, somewhere in the Mediterranean, would perform all the functions of an additional room, with the … Continue reading

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