We’ve all heard the Serenity Prayer at one time or another: God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, The courage to change the things I can, And the wisdom to know the difference. The serenity to accept the things I cannot change… I suppose what made me think of this [...]
In the bad, old sooty days before methane or carbon monoxide detectors, miners would carry down caged canaries into the dark tunnels with them. If dangerous gases leaked into the mine-shaft, the gases would kill the canary before killing the miners. I’m beginning to believe that Hosoi Ichiba might just be our canary in a coalmine. [...]
OMG, so much IDK if I’ll ever wear a system or prim dress again! This makes me think about amateurs and ghettos. AMATEURS The beauty of a “building” oriented virtual world is that anyone can, with moderate ease, make anything. It’s not hard to take an image or slogan you like and have your avatar [...]
Vaneeesa would be more diplomatic. She would construct a more medi-a-propriate statement. Vaneeesa would lie about the facts and make it sound good. She would make it sound like a successful art performance. I am not Vaneeesa. It was my nature, or at least that which was set as the condition of my creation, that [...]
Postcard #10 – Waterworld 2, OS Grid Hello Pixel, I feel terrible! You and Faith are both trying so hard and I’m being so difficult. Still, ascension is kind of a big deal, and for it to mean something I can’t just “drop by” Second Life. But please come visit “The House with the Ocean [...]
In 2011 VBCO/Multiverse has chosen to fly beyond the nest of Second Life http://vaneeesa.com/2011/01/06/vbcomultiverse-2011/ The February stop on our odyssey, VB24 – Multiverse http://vaneeesa.com/2010/12/29/previz-vb24-multiverse/ is an ambitious multigrid re-envisioning of our ill-fated VB22 / Burn2 performance http://vaneeesa.com/2010/10/05/previz-vb22/ In 3 identical architectures on 3 distinct grids we simultaneously occupy 3 parallel homes on 3 parallel worlds [...]
I live on the balcony of a lighthouse I built, originally, in Second Life. In a world where climate is an aesthetic choice, not a natural condition that can oppress or kill you, I just don’t see a reason to live with a roof over your head. I love convertible cars in the physical world; [...]
Yes, it’s time for the VB Friends field trip to World of Warcraft!