It’s a Dualist Virtual Universe

When I contemplated Avatar Suicide the other day, so many people reached out to me in different ways. I have to thank everyone so much. And especially Laurel Leavitt and Krissy Sinclair who tried to help that morning. http://vaneeesa.com/2010/10/16/vb22-avatar-suicide/ http://vaneeesa.com/2010/10/19/ascension/ Laurel and Krissy both expressed a lot of concern for …

Tiny Party

Hi Guys! Okies *giggles* /me looks at ground Here goes So far in my virtual life, I’ve been big: http://slurl.com/secondlife/An%20Li/72/128/21 I’ve been little: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Huron/167/185/3544 I’ve even been medium: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Dance%20Island/117/103/22 but until Saturday, I’ve never been: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Virtual%20Museums/213/39/27 Vaneeesa wrote the other day about the sad end to the Frank Lloyd Wright …

WikiTerms

http://diasporadical.com/2010/12/16/time-person-of-the-year-is-zuckerberg-not-assange/ http://www.hulu.com/watch/202005/saturday-night-live-a-message-from-mark-zuckerberg It was really only a few years ago that everything I produced was Copyright All Rights Reserved. Then I met Jay Dedman. Then I met Micki Krimmel. Then I met Jon Phillips. Then I met Richard Stallman. Then I timidly dipped my toe in the waters of Creative …

Afghanistan Museum Update

Trill Zapatero has always figured prominently on the IRez blog: she was a fierce Homecoming Queen competitor (and eventual winner) @SLHS: http://vaneeesa.com/2010/11/14/butter-my-butt/ And she’s the founding director of the Afghanistan Museum of Second Life: http://vaneeesa.com/2010/10/08/afghanistan-museum/ You can still see all the lovely tiara photos at the Blaylock-Sharple-Keng-Tearfall art space “Butter …

The Broken Man

I meant to write this blog post back in August ’09 when we performed VB07 – I Advance Masked. VB07 Performance Images: http://www.flickr.com/photos/vaneeesab/sets/72157623520926810/ VB07 Machinima: http://www.blip.tv/file/2503163 VB07 Previz: http://vaneeesa.com/2009/06/12/vb-previz-5-i-advance-masked/ One of the most enigmatic, haunting images in all of art history is The Broken Man. If you’re brave enough to …

Carl

I only had lunch with him the one time. Marky Mark went down to Caltech to hang out with his VLSI Tech Dweeb pals, and I went along… I actually have no idea why… I guess I was infatuated with him back then. When those guys get started… it’s really …

Fair Leaks

Speaking of Wikileaks and remembering that journalists are supposed to be about Free Speech, not Free Lunch… I saw Doug Liman’s Fair Game (2010), with Naomi Watts as Valerie Plame and Sean Penn as her husband Joe Wilson. The film is about their marriage and other things, but the sweeping …

Lime with Envy

Hi Guys, I hope y’all know when I agreed to be “executor of Vaneeesa’s estate” in SL, I sorta thought that meant doing paperwork, paying the rent, answering correspondence, maybe even fending off unwanted advances from the pool boy… But I never dreamt it would mean being a messenger for …

Onyx

Hi Guys! You’ll never guess who sent me another shoe postcard! I think maybe she’s possessed! But who knows how you do an intervention on an incorporeal being! (*giggles*) Anyway, here’s what Miss Vaneeesa writes in the new card: OMG Aero! Onyx LeShelle’s Maitreya Gold! They’re like pure, liquid sex! …

The Shoes

Hi Guys! I got a new postcard from Vaneeesa! I think maybe she misses the shoes more than she misses us! (*giggles*) Anyway, here’s what she said: Dear Aero, kk – guilty pleasure confession time: Besides all the amazing people, the thing I miss most about SL is the shoes! …