An Interview in Second Life with Franks Jazz Club

First of all, to make this clear for everyone, Frank’s Jazz Club is NOT affiliated with the former Frank’s establishments in any way shape or form. (Neither is it a direct copy). Four people who loved it very much pulled it together all together for all of the people in SL who missed and truly…

welcome to my holidays

Originally posted on pieces of my {s}life:
When Tiffany and Dylan asked me in November to do a Christmas House spread for the December issue of Eclipse, I thought, “No Problem! I’ve got plenty of time!” What I didn’t take into account was I was also just going back to work after being home…

Do You Want to Change Your Last Name in Second Life?

Linden Lab is working hard to make it possible for us to change our names in Second Life. New World Notes Blogged about it recently and I will leave a link to his post. You will want to check out Wagner James Blog-NWN and click the survey… Here are Linden Labs plans and info.. The…

Franks Elite Jazz in Second Life is Staying Open

As I am in SL to water my plants the VIP group for Franks is buzzing! It turns out that yesterday it was decided that Franks Elite will be staying open and going to new management. A man involved with Franks and good friend to management, Mr William Zeta will be taking over the reigns….

The Itakos Project

It took some doing but the video is now available here. If you are not following Cybele I really hope you will. And if you are not following me yet please please “like, follow and share!” Us bloggers and art lovers need to stick together in Second Life and Real Life! — Love AmandaMagick The…

A Video of The Stolen Child By Cybele Moon

I am sharing this video Cybele made. How lovely! This is a good time to follow her on Vimeo. (Update) The video is in limbo with Vimeo. Sorry. Even though permission was granted with the music vimeo is slow to acknowledge so. Hopefully soon I will have the video back or I will post a…

A Word About Blogging in Second Life

You know what grinds my gears? Rules that are ridiculous that’s what. I mean I understand stores in Second Life have rules for their bloggers to follow and rules they themselves follow in terms of managing all the bloggers. But has it ever ever been acceptable to control the blogger so drastically? As a designer…

LEA Linden Endowment For the Arts is Closing in Second Life

I had no idea that LEA is not part of the actual Linden Staff and is actually run by some hard working Art lovers of SL as The Linden Endowment For The Arts Committee. They are stepping down so LL can revamp it or do something new? I just can’t believe it is closing. I…

Meet the Lindens – and more – at SL16B!

Originally posted on Prim Perfect:
Once again, as SL16B gets underway, PrimPerfect is sponsoring a series of talks in the Auditorium, and offering an opportunity to meet a number of Lindens … and this year a couple of extras too! If you have questions you’d like to ask, feel free to post them in the…

My Thoughts About ReBlogging Second Life Blogs-Tips and Tricks

WordPress has the feature of reblogging other peoples blogs. Many bloggers add that button at the bottom of their posts. I love that! Sometimes I will love someone’s post so much that I want to share it with my own thoughts on the matter and give them some more exposure since my list and readers…

Blogotex – the big bad wolf in Second Life blogging…or is it?

Originally posted on Moni's World:
I have been sitting on this topic for a while…watching while one person after the other talks about the downside of a blogger management tool called Blogotex. How it stifles creativity, how it tempts bloggers to take more items than what they can blog, how it’s anti-social, and so…

My Thoughts on a Blog Called Goodbye Misery

First of all after reading the blog Goodbye Misery by Exis on her blog Existence, I can relate to what she is saying. At first I wanted to Reblog her post and thought for a second then thought no, maybe I want to Press This instead. But I feel strongly about her topic and feel…

Second life turns 16 Lets Celebrate

Originally posted on Isabelle Cheren:
Can you believe it, Second Life is turning 16!!! With a 1950’s retro theme. So get those retro outfits on. I  remember when I first discovered this crazy land, back in 2003 when I saw something about it on the internet and thought I would have a look at it.…

Join Social VR and Pixel VR by Athayus Quan

The roller coaster rides of Facebook that people are screaming about are taking some to Social VR. Our Second Life posts from Flickr and various blogging platforms are sporadically being blocked by Facebook recently in several waves …. upsetting many. My website has been blocked in the past by FB and Instagram. I fought and…

WHAT THE FORK BLOG, GO FOLLOW IT!

Yes I have a real life blog too. My life took a plot twist last year where I went almost diabetic. So now I am on metformin extended release and total diet change. I mean turning the food pyramid upside down. So I decided to make a blog for it. I have been following other…