The SL18B Shop and Hop


Tomorrow, June 17th, Second Life’s 18th Birthday celebrations ‘Hidden Worlds’will begin, with SL18B regions filled with exhibitions and art installations by Second Life residents. This year I am particularly looking forward to it, for personal reasons, and I will blog about that tomorrow! The SL18B regions are non-commercial, so there is nothing to shop…but fear…

#TellMeWithoutTellingMe


Since a few weeks I’ve seen several challenges on social media with the hashtag #TellMeWithoutTellingMe. Mostly on Facebook and Twitter, challenging you to tell in what country you live or what you do for a living, without saying the name of said country or profession. I love these kind of challenges and thought it would…

Why you need this dagger and coin!


Last week a tweet from Skell Dagger, the Virtual Bloke, got my attention, he showed a throwable animesh dagger and was instantly intrigued! And yes, I wanted to have this! I mean, why wouldn’t I need an animated dagger to throw and catch all day?! Because I had some trouble finding the dagger, I IMMed…

Fantasy Faire 2021 – Somniatoris Arx


Before time as it was known, an entity fell from the heavens and embedded itself into the stone where it came to rest; until it too became part of the earth. Its passing brought unusual powers to the surrounding lands, and gifted the few who uncovered it the means to forge a civilization. In the…

Fantasy Faire 2021 – A’Dracunas


What awaits the curious visitor inside this gigantic nest. As you explore the myst hidden ground, popping sounds of hatching eggs fill the air. Does something slither around your ankles or is it your imagination? Is it friend or foe? A’Dracunas is (yet another) impressive Faireland at the Fantasy Faire! A land filled with gigantic…

Last night’s breaking news!


Originally posted on Fantasy Faire 2021:
Yes, you read that right! BREAKING NEWS happened last night at the Literary Festival. Perhaps you already heard about it, but in case you didn’t do not forget: you read about it here first! Saffia Widdershins interviewed Second Life Author and Machinimist Huckleberry Hax about his work, and his life…

Fantasy Faire 2021 – Fairelanders Masked Ball


One of the big social- and dance events on the Fantasy Faire in Second Life is the famous Fairelanders Masked Ball. To accommodate most of the timezones there are two balls, and I went to the one suited to Euro timezones, tonight! The next one is Saturday, May 1: 6 – 8 PM SLT, at…

Fantasy Faire 2021 – Featherfall


Did you know one of my hobbies and passions in real life is: knitting (and crochet) ? You did not? Well, now you know! After a day of working and before I log into Second Life I find it super relaxing to do something that does not involve a keyboard and a monitor. So I…

Fantasy Faire 2021 – Sneak Preview!


For the 8th time, I have been asked to be an official photographer and guest blogger for the most awesome event of the year, the Fantasy Faire. Yes I had to look it up, and I’ve been doing this since 2014 and every year I look forward to it. The event that is, but am…