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Unexpected changes

Unexpected changes

It took me by surprise A few weeks ago I expected to enter a period of feeling low and a bit sad and lonely due to my husband being gone for 6 months (read here why). I indeed was a short while, which was ok […]

Power play games in the Metaverse / Black Mirror

Power play games in the Metaverse / Black Mirror

Black  Mirror This week I started to watch Season 4 from the Black Mirror series by Charlie Brooker.  The first episode is called USS Callister, which clearly relates to the USS Enterprise from the famous Star Trek series by Gene Roddenberry.  In USS Callister the […]

Avatarus Sapiens

Avatarus Sapiens

Get Lost Gem Preiz is a man of wisdom and the creator of Sapiens at LEA 9.  At the entrance of Sapiens you are told to get lost. The notecard with information about Sapiens is very clear about that:  “Sapiens” is an installation which is not […]

Nativo by Stefano Mingione @ Daphne Arts

Nativo by Stefano Mingione @ Daphne Arts

The spiral of life and death Today I revisited one of the exhibitions at Daphne Arts in Second Life, ‘Nativo’ by Stefano Mingione. I know many prefer the soft art with elegant nudes, erotic sensuality, romantic encounters and other kinds of SL magic, but I […]

It failed

It failed

‘Game’ over Readers of my blog will know I sometimes write about my views on and experiences with virtual love, Second Life love.  The most recent blog was Desires in the Metaverse. In that blog I wrote about a love between someone else and me. How […]

The Vagina Room – Myra Wildmist Installation at TerpsiCorps ArtWerks

The Vagina Room – Myra Wildmist Installation at TerpsiCorps ArtWerks

News of the day My vagina now officially is a piece of art. Just so you know! Your Vagina is Art According to Myra Wildmist your vagina is art. She made an exhibition about (her?) vagina as art. You also are asked to take a […]

MetaLOSS, a goodbye to MetaLES

MetaLOSS, a goodbye to MetaLES

MetaLOSS Sims in Second Life come and go. It never is a big deal. Until one of your favourite sims ceases to exist. And it is even a bigger deal when it concerns your top favourite Art sim. For me that without any doubt was […]

Desires in the Metaverse

Desires in the Metaverse

Metaverse The Metaverse is a collective virtual shared space, created by the convergence of virtually enhanced physical reality and physically persistent virtual space,including the sum of all virtual worlds, augmented reality, and the internet. The word metaverse combines the prefix “meta” (meaning “beyond”) with “universe” and is typically used to describe […]

Touch the Sound

Touch the Sound

Palpable sounds After my blog about my ‘RL Love Affair’ a while ago Eupalinos gave me a link to the documentary ‘Touch the Sound’ about Evelyn Glennie. I watched it at New Year’s Eve and recommend it to anyone who has an ear for the essence of […]

To be naked or nude, what shall it be?

To be naked or nude, what shall it be?

Naked or Nude It is very easy to be nude in Second Life. People do it all the time and no one really is offended anymore by seeing a nude avatar, except maybe the ones that stick to general sims only. To be naked is […]