Author: Moon Inworld

Being Kevined

Have you ever been Kevined? I asked this on Facebook and had over 100 people put their hands up to…

Dugi Rubble – Bye For Now, My Dear Friend

I’m sad to announce that Dugi Rubble, who ran the club Soul Mods for years and was one of my…

SL Display Names

I was in Second Life fourteen years before I decided to go by a display name instead of my legacy…

SL Friend Request Bug

WARNING: Second Life Friend Request Error! It appears for many people that friend requests (sent or received) do not stick…

Real SL Situations: The Story of Wayne

Wayne spent most of his adult life as a property lawyer. Though he was successful in his work, his private…

Freaky Things That Happen in Second Life

“You’re traveling through another dimension — a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind. A journey into…

Upgrade Your Avatar to Mesh But Stay Yourself – For Just 2L

Do you still use a classic avatar because it’s “you” and mesh heads and bodies change your appearance too much?…

What Were You Like As a Noob?

Noobs. We’ve all been one whether we want to admit it or not. Some people go out of their way…

Neon Dreamz

Full disclosure: The store I’m promoting today is run by one of my closest friends, Serendipidy Haven. However, anyone who…

I’m Above it All

A fool shows his annoyance at once, but a wise man overlooks an insult. Don’t take to heart all the…

Alien on My SL Map

If you check the map at the Penny Lane sim you’ll see a flying saucer – right above the section…

Can Neither Confirm Nor Deny

I used to get tongue-tied when asked certain questions in Second Life, but I’ve learned a thing or two from my quiet…

Group of Individuals

If a new person drops by in Second Life, I can often tell if they will stay based on what they…

Why I Culled My SL Friend List

This may surprise some of you, but I joined Second Life in 2007, and it was only this year I…

Being on Second Life With a Bad Computer

Have you ever tried to access Second Life using a bad computer or inferior internet connection? If so, you may have…

Moving in First Life

Though I’ve lived at the same place in Second Life since 2010, I’ve moved several times in first life over…

2009: A Day in Second Life

Excerpt from “A day in my Second Life” Circa 2009 Some of my friends are sad. They thought their partners…

2007: Laying in My Own Blood For Lindens

Years ago when Second Life allowed a thing called “camping for lindens” I, like many noobs, did this for spending…

Instant Message Hell

Have you ever heard someone complain about being in “Instant Message hell” and think they’re really just trying to appear popular?…

Kids Who Rejected You in School Are Now Old People in Second Life

This story is about a real incident that happened years ago, but it does relate to SL a bit. When…

Second Sunlight – A Poem

I wrote this a few years ago. It was inspired by my early days in Second Life, and a poet…

5 Ways to Be Polite in SL

Linden Lab has given us some official rules. These can be found in the Terms of Service and on the Second…

Mesh Flowers and Plants

I love flowers, so thought I’d tell you about a store I used to wander around often. It’s called Mesh…

Moonletters HQ is in the Sky

Recently, I put Moonletter HQ into a large place in town. The building was huge, looming over the area, and…

Ch-Ch-Changes

Several years ago I lived in a house, and the people in the room next to me were always playing…

Rotten

Telling it Like it is

When dealing with people in both the real and virtual world, it’s inevitable we’ll face some situation where we need to…

Man Vs Second Life

Sean Krueger made the “Man Vs Second Life” video in 2008. It’s still hilarious, and historically fascinating

Needs More Cowbell

Second Life is a multicultural experience, so sometimes things that make people laugh in one country only produce a raised eyebrow…

Instant Message Gone Wrong

Have you ever sent an IM to the wrong person? It can happen sometimes! Maybe we know two people with…

Turning Lag into Something Positive

I once had a friend who felt inspired to write. She didn’t have a computer at the time, but was…