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?
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
Studying Since my last blog post on Group Discussions in Second Life I have gone to several in Second Life. I go to them to learn from the moderators and participants. To hear from their points of view and to keep an open mind about the subject. Because even though I have knowledge and experience … Continue reading Studying
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
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?
Resting Rabbits are cute, adorable, fluffy little creatures. When they are not in or around a garden. Once inside the garden, they can eat a lot. And leave only little stubs behind. With only little footprints, and maybe a bite mark showing that they had been there. Well, that and the missing lettuce and other … Continue reading Rabbits
In Second Life profiles I have seen the story of the Two Wolves. I have always wondered about the story. How it seems to just cut off with "the one you feed" when both wolves are actually part of who we are. They are the light and dark side to us all. To deny one … Continue reading Two Wolves