When it comes to granting permissions in Second Life users have to be careful. One second you are just minding your business and the next you have accepted a hug, bite, or something else from a stranger. I recently ran into the following in two stores and a club: The object ______ wants access to … Continue reading Grant Permission?
As I stared down at the bill in front of me, I wrinkled my forehead. My eyes narrowed as I stared at the strange "customer service" charge. I scanned over to see the new $10 charge. I scratched my head and let out a deep breath. After I checked my notes I recalled what the … Continue reading I’m Responsible?
Darla adjusted her posture as she sat on the hard floor of the dance club. Her eyes scanned the book her slender fingers held in front of her. She plucked a strand of long black hair off her bare leg. Workers moved around her as they continued to put up the last of the decorations … Continue reading Wildest Dreams
Silence speaks just as loud as our words; and can be many things depending on the situation. Silence can often be misinterpreted and misunderstood by others. Lately I have found silence to be: a blessing, reassuring, worrisome, and painful. Sometimes all at the same time. When I sat and listened to the silence it spoke … Continue reading Silence Speaks
“Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.”Carl Jung As I walked down the rocky path it began to smooth out and I could see the end. I looked behind me and saw the long road that I had traveled. All the challenges I had overcome in order to get where I was. The lessons … Continue reading Butterflies
Researching There are times when something will happen in Second Life that causes a person to ask, "What do I do when this happens?" Below are just a few that have come up lately. When a new account randomly asks for Lindens: Ignore the person. Close the IM. You could report them to a store … Continue reading What do you do?
Contemplating Every now and then I do these challenges, or memes, that I run into. This one is the "This or That" challenge Strawberry Linden posted to the Challenge Blog. There is a picture on the post with choices. A person is supposed to go through and circle which option fits them. Here are the … Continue reading This or That Challenge
A while back Genus was hit with a DMCA notice and had to close. They came back a few days ago. Today they had to close down again due to another DMCA. I am going to say that this does hurt the customers of Genus as much as the creators. As they have asked everyone: … Continue reading Genus Another DMCA
Last night I went outside and stood in the darkness. A shimmer of moonlight danced across the garden as leaves rustled in the distance. Then a swoosh and high pitched squeal from a bat raced through the area. I glanced up and around but saw nothing. It came again from up higher. So I searched … Continue reading The Good Girl
Skipping in a spa fully dressed It seems like a simple question; "How are you?" And one that people get asked a lot. At least I do in just about every conversation that I have. When it comes to the question I have found: Some just ask as polite idle chit-chat. They don't really look … Continue reading How are you?