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“Our dreams are a second life.” ~Gerard de Nerval

Second Life Winter: Woolies to Keep You Warm and Warm Your Heart

By Rhezz. Winter is coming! Up here in the northern part of the Northern Hemisphere, we are stoking our fireplaces and bringing out the mittens, fuzzy socks, cardigan sweaters and cashmere blankets (if … Continue reading

November 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

In Case You Missed It: Cat Questionnaire: Gracie Kendal

Artist Gracie Kendal dares to respond to Cat’s 14 leading questions. SL age: 5 years SL activity: Artist RL location:Los Angeles, California In-your-own-words bio: I’m a Los Angeles based new … Continue reading

November 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Preserving Virtual Worlds

Excerpted from The Long Now Blog by Catherine Borgeson. “This is our history, and just a handful of people are saving it.” – PixelVixen707, screen name of “Rachael Webster,” a … Continue reading

November 21, 2012 · 1 Comment

Cat Questionnaire: Dixmix Source

Belgian artist Dixmix Source dares to answer Cat’s 14 leading questions. SL age: 5 years SL activity: Art photographer/ BOSL & ICON photographer; curator of Dixmix Gallerie; curator of the … Continue reading

November 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Let’s Have Some Fun with Second Life Skin + Makeup

By Rhezz. With the vast array of add-on makeups available–lip colors, eyeshadows, blush and so on–in a range of prices, this frugal shopper wondered if it was possible to have … Continue reading

November 15, 2012 · 1 Comment

Cat Questionnaire: Milly Sharple

This month, fractal artist Milly Sharple dares to answer Cat’s 14 leading questions. SL Date of Birth: 15 September 2008 SL activity: Artist RL location: Great Britain In-your-own-words bio: Four … Continue reading

November 7, 2012 · 2 Comments

In case you missed it: App Review: Pocket Metaverse Pro

By Cat Boccaccio It’s probably not entirely healthy to fall in love with your mobile device. But from the moment I unwrapped my iPad on that fateful Christmas morning, there … Continue reading

November 4, 2012 · 3 Comments

Marketplace vs. Inworld Shopping: A Reminder

By slum magazine’s intrepid shopper, Rhezz. The other day I saw a very sweet fatpack of casual knit mesh dresses while browsing SL Marketplace; a mere L$49 for 12 textured … Continue reading

November 2, 2012 · 2 Comments


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