SecondLifeChallenge for Willow Dion

Scroll down to content

Willow20170605

Strawberry Singh put out a challenge to post seven facts about your Second Life. I thought this was interesting project so here are seven facts about Willow Dion.

  • Fact #1 Since I joined SL in 2005 I think I’ve always had a “premium account”. I’m not sure but I don’t think there was what is now called a free account back then. If there was I started paying for my account within a few days. Since I found friends and started having fun within a few days.Willow Dion July 2005
  • Fact#2 One of those friends, Bob, is older than SL. He was part of the beta test of Second Life and has a rez day of April 2003 and SL’s birthday is June 2003.
  • Fact #3 Bob and I had daily or almost daily help sessions for newbies during the latter part of 2005. He would do the more technical help sessions and I would have the “fun” part by having a pool party and showing people how to dance, turn their music on, and other fun tips. I was really addicted and one day I danced for eight hours. We had these sessions twice a day, one for Europeans and one for the Americans. Eventually I burned out.
  • Fact #4 When I joined you could pick your first name. But you could only use a last name from a limited number of choices that Linden Lab gave you. So, I became Willow Dion.
  • Fact #5 During my time in SL I took an almost two-year vacation where I would just log in once a month. During the time I was gone mesh clothing got good. It was so different I had to learn to get dressed all over again.
  • Fact #6 It took me nine years to find my husband. Since we celebrated our third anniversary the past summer good things come to those who wait even in SL.
  • Fact #7 After some initial experimenting I have stayed with the same basic shape I made until January of this year. Except when I was expecting our daughter and I made appropriate changes. I tried the first mesh bodies and heads but didn’t like them because they were not me. When Bento heads became available I tried them with the Maitreya body. I modified my shape so the combination looks like an improved me. Now I have a mesh body and head I like and doubt I’ll make many changes unless something spectacular comes along.

3 Replies to “SecondLifeChallenge for Willow Dion”

  1. Reblogged this on Thar She Blows! and commented:
    No, I’m not reposting each and every blogger who played Berry’s new Challenge. But Willow belongs to the innermost circle of Thar She Blows! readership, so I’ll reblogv her as well as ZZ earlier. Any more of my esteemed readers participated in Berry’s new meme?

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Thar She Blows!

"I like it when the minions make fart noises" ~ Mark Kermode

Calas Galadhon Park

Bringing the beauty of our natural world into Second Life.

Daniel Voyager

Second Life, OpenSim and Sansar News

StrawberrySingh.com

A fashion and lifestyle blog about virtual worlds, like Second Life

Around the Grid

Second Life® Travels and Fashion

Democracy Now!

A personal journey around Second Life and what I feel like blogging about

The Young Turks

A personal journey around Second Life and what I feel like blogging about

David Heitz

A fearless journalist and content provider specializing in addiction/recovery, caregiving/elder advocacy, mental health, food, travel and family fun.

Paws for Hope

inspirational stories about rescue animals and those who saved them

The Documentary Podcast

A personal journey around Second Life and what I feel like blogging about

Ryan Schultz

News and Views on Social VR, Virtual Worlds, and the Metaverse

Inara Pey: Living in a Modem World

Second Life, virtual worlds and virtual reality

Karin's Fashion Blog

Styling My Way through Second Life

the runes of the gatekeeper's daughter

my eclectic tales, travels and photography

Atheopaganism

An Earth-honoring religious path rooted in science

New World Notes

A personal journey around Second Life and what I feel like blogging about

Humanistic Paganism

A community of Humanistic and Naturalistic Pagans

Starhawk's Website

A personal journey around Second Life and what I feel like blogging about

Whooshing the metaverse

A personal journey around Second Life and what I feel like blogging about

%d bloggers like this: