Leda’s Rambling: There Is a Crack in Everything

I doubt that there are any among you who have never seen profiles that make various claims, err disclaims rather, about not wanting drama.  You might have one of these statements in  your profile, in fact.  They range from drama-free zone labels, to elaborate paragraphs on how this avatar avoids all drama, to anything in between.  Inevitably, [...]

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Home is Where the Heart Is

  I will admit that for most of my SLife, I have been homeless.  Don’t get me wrong, this is not a pity case.  I usually end up sleeping in some very beautiful places, albeit public, and under gorgeous brick bridges. It does become a problem when you want to sort through your inventory, rummaging [...]

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Meet This Sim: Annwn Willows

Guest Contributor: Finn Aries Amarilum at Annwn Willows, Photo: Leda Carter This week, Finn and I bring to your attention a sim that is exceptional on more than one account.  Some of you might know this sim as Just Visiting, but it recently went through some renovation and is called Annwn Willows.  This sim is [...]

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Leda’s Rambling: Human Dignity

  Dress: GizzA – The Runway Perfect Hunt; Location: Black Kite Ted Floresby and I have been talking about starting a new column at AVS: Ask Leda and Ted.  The idea has been one that we have talked about on and off, for a couple of years.  And if you know anything about the sense [...]

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Meet Stylish Avatars: Linda Reddevil

As most of you know by now, I am not so much a photographer or blogger, rather I am the stalker of them. *ahem*  I love looking at their talents and skills – whether it is their photography, their avatars, their stylings, or their setup of a scene. As a result, I spend a lot [...]

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*SoliDea FoliEs*: A Star Was Born

Dress: *SoliDea FoliEs*, Faces (in white) Fashion and design in SL have a life cycle that is somewhat different than RL. You do need creativity in both worlds, in order to succeed. It is also true of both worlds that you have to present your art to an audience and seek their approval – no matter [...]

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Leda’s Ramblings: Time Flies

Wings and corset: Miamai; Hair: Dura; Skin: GlamAffair This post started as one of those evening conversations over wine. Or brandy. Pick your poison. It is wonderful to have friends who speak your language, the language of your mind, or your heart. A few years back, a lover gave me a book of poetry by [...]

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Meet This Sim: Memento Mori with Finni

Guest Contributor: Finn Aries (all photographs are hers unless noted otherwise) Finni and I have been talking about going to different places we like for photography, and showing each other our tricks so to speak.  Then, we thought “hey, why not take our friends along?” And, here we are, starting a new Series “Meet This Sim” [...]

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Leda’s Ramblings: The Many Faces of Eve

Outfit: *SoliDea FoliEs* – Faces I have been wanting to do the 7SL-things meme, but I just can’t do it.  My SL is not that separated from my RL.  In fact, I have my RL picture up, almost only because I try to never do or say anything that I could not own for real. [...]

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Leda’s Ramblings: I Will Survive

Dress: Vita, Kiss Me at Midnight; Hair: Dura unisex *22 This song has been in my head all day, and I decided that perhaps the best way to stop its loop is to actually claim my survival.  I need no stinkin’ song!  See, my habit for most of my life has been to protect my [...]

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