Category Archives: Features

This is a collection that focuses on features: Gardens & Parks, Homes & Gardens, Romance & Sex, Second Life’s Secret Sauce and Yordie’s Excellent Adventures including Expeditions and the Second Life seas.

The Zen Retreat & Horyu-ji Temple

This will be my 2nd in the series on Japanese Gardens in Second Life. It begins with a return to my roots, the first place I felt the magic of Second Life, and the site of my first home. I … Continue reading

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Homes & Gardens

In the past couple weeks I’ve visited the beautiful homes of several friends. I took photos and I want to start a new and regular feature I’ll label “Homes & Gardens.” In fact, I’ll go back and find some older posts … Continue reading

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Searching for Japanese Gardens

A couple weeks back I announced that I’m looking for Zen gardens to explore and write about but so far I’m still looking. I got a couple leads from readers but I think there must be some bigguns out there … Continue reading

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“When Second Life is at its best…”

The words I’ll use to complete the idea about Second Life’s secret ingredient come from a line I heard in the movie The Day of the Dolphin. Here’s the original line spoken by the lead character, Dr. Jake Terrell, as he explains … Continue reading

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SL “Secret Sauce” – The Secret Ingredient

There are still many ingredients to include in the Second Life’s “secret sauce” recipe, but I believe there is a secret ingredient, an ingredient that is more important than all the others. I think the secret ingredient is something mutable as the weather, without singular shape … Continue reading

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Second Life “Secret Sauce” Review

I’ve been mulling what I’ve said about the Second Life “secret sauce” so far. I’m concerned that I’m focusing on ingredients that are necessary. As I review the things I’ve written, I am aware that other games have some of the ingredients I’ve listed. However, I’ve begun the process … Continue reading

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Linden Homes & Infohubs

One of the things you get when you buy a Second Life premium membership is a free home. I happen to think this is a dandy idea, even though a lot of people make fun of the actual homes. I … Continue reading

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