Naked to Nothing More Than Who We Are

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For today’s post, I decided to take on one of Strawberry Singh’s #SecondLifeChallenges.  I’ve been in a somewhat reflective mood since my grand grandmother passed away about a week ago and I thought this might be a good way to ponder life and get back into blogging more. If you’d like to participate too, here’s the link to Strawberry’s post with all of the details.

First a word about today’s picture. The image for this post is my Fallen Gods Inc. 2017 Gods and Goddesses Photo Contest entry, the skin being the participation prize from last’s years photo contest. My love for this look is only surpassed by my surprise and awe at the luck I had in getting this shot. Go check out all the other pretty pictures in the temple here!

Now on to the challenge… Seven facts about my SecondLife avatar or SecondLife that may not be obvious to any of you, my lovely readers.

  1. I really can not stand sl voice. Besides the fact that I despise my own voice, it seems that people who use mic tend to forget to keep people who type included in the conversation. That and the quality of mic sound in sl varies by person AND I am hearing impaired. So, I dislike sl voice immensely.
  2. I have had two sl partnerships in my four years and four months on sl. Both of which lasted over the average of four months for sl relationships. The longer of the two relationships lasted two years.
  3. I am seldom without my jerboa tail. The only time I take it off is for blog posts at times or for roleplay. For a short time I was never without wings but I always return to neko.
  4. I have only roleplayed in Game of Thrones sims. The few sims I have roleplayed on have been places my sl parents roleplayed at for Game of Thrones because I don’t like to roleplay in sims I don’t anyone and because I only wanted to roleplay Game of Thrones.
  5. My first and only mesh head is my current one, the LeLutka Bento Simone, courtesy of the fabulous Sophia Harlow.
  6. I really don’t like changing my shape and skin. It throws me off. I only do so for roleplay characters or artistic photos. I’ll change my hair frequently but not my skin or shape.
  7. I have absolutely no idea how to landscape or edit terrain in sl. Zero. I’ve never owned land where I could experiment with it.

Credits

Hair: +Spellbound+ – Augustine // Chapter III : Magic ~ Kohana Xue

Necklace: Kibitz – Lunar multi-necklace – silver ~ by Kathya Szczepanski

Scales: Sweet Thing. – Siren Scales – Berry Pack ~ by Ayashula Resident

Wings: .{PSYCHO:Byts}. – Pixie Bento Wings – Purple ~ by Psikotik Gothly

Skin: Faleen Gods Inc. – Cosmic Snake 9th Election ~ by Alla Baroque the Flesh Carver (Participation prize for Gods & Goddesses Contest 2016)

My Body Details

Sim: Woodhenge – A Faery Crossing Sim

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I’ve Been An Awfully Good Girl…

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Hi everyone! I know things have been pretty quiet around here lately. I had a very bad cold for over a week then have been running around to doctor appointments and juggling multiple school projects. But I am back! And just in time for all the holiday buzz. This post is just the start of a few because I am happy to announce I will be blogging for the Cart Sale at the Wash again which runs from December 14th 2016 through January 4, 2017. So without further ado, let’s see what treats we have to play with until the Wash opens, shall we?

To start things off, I’d like to talk about this lovely throne I’m sitting on with my handsome friend. Dictatorshop created this beautifully detailed Dragon Throne with the same animations as the popular Oak Leaf Throne. If you look closely, you can see the delicate Celtic knotwork carved into the wood along with the dragon heads and clawed feet of the throne’s front legs. While this may not exactly suit the typical household décor theme, it would be excellent for roleplay sims or an older styled home. I personally love Celtic designs and dragons and have an eclectic style in my home. Included animations are Solosits, Cuddles, Kisses, Dances, and adult animations under the MaleDom and FemDom menus. Smooth and easy to adjust via the Adjust button in the menu, these animations will delight anyone who wants to feel royal.

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Feel like dressing up and looking festive? Mishmash Fusion has just what the ladies need with one of their newest releases, Feeling Elvish. Shiny and soft like satin, this dress will have you dancing and singing Christmas carols in no time with all the options. It comes with five standard sizes and fitted mesh models for Maitreya Lara, Slink Physique, and Slink Hourglass. The included Hud allows you to pick between 8 color options for the top, top frill, bottom, bottom extra frill, belt, and 4 metal options for the belt buckle. Not quite happy with these choices? Use the color picker on the Hud to tint it to your heart’s content!

My shoes are also from Mishmash Fusion and are customizable just like the dress. Rockin Around Socks and Heels have several options on the Hud; 8 holiday print options for the sock, 4 color options for the sock bow, shoe, and shoe leather. These lovely kicks are available in Maitreya Lara, Slink Physique & Hourglass, Belleza Venus, Isis, & Freya, and Tonic Fine & Curvy mesh sizes. Both these shoes and the Feeling Elvish dress are in the Mishmash Fusion mainstore now, so go swipe them and be the smexiest elf at all your holiday parties.

There’s so many events going on right now, I don’t have room to gush over everything but I have linked items that are at shopping events going on right now. Will bring me fabulous finds soon!

 

~My Outfit~

Hair 1: Magika – [01] Gone ~ by Sabina Gully

Hair 2 (seen with just earrings): /Wasabi Pills/ – Valentina Mesh Hair – Reds Pack ~ by MissAllSunday Lemon

Earrings: [The Plastik] – :[P]:- Tathem Earrings:// Christmas Blend! ❤ ~ by Aikea Rieko @The Chapter Four

Dress: Mishmash Fusion – ~*MF*~ Feeling Elvish Dress w/HUD ~ by Mystical Edenflower

Shoes: Mishmash Fusion – ~*MF*~ Rockin Around Socks and Heels ~ by Mystical Edenflower

Choker: #Foxy – Bowie Choker GIFT ~ by Liza Broono @The Chapter Four

My Body Details

~Furniture/Décor~

Chair: [Ds] – Dragon Throne 1.0 by Dictatorshop PKG [C/M/NT] ~ by Dictatorshop Resident

Tree: Botanical – Green Douglas Fir Christmas Tree ~ by Kriss Lehmann @Tannenbaum 2015, New models available at Tannenbaum 2016

Lights: [ free bird ] – Wireframe Light Up Tree – Pink ~ by Cortez Brandriss @The Chapter Four

House: Scarlet Creative Myrtle Rezzer Larger Size 0.2 ~ by Charlotte Bartlett @Luxe Box October 2016

Wreath: JIAN ’15 Holiday Decor :: Wreaths & Garland by ~ by Kalia Firelyte

Panda: MishMish – Red Panda – Stance 2 (rez me) by ~ by Aime Takaaki @Luxe Box September

Sled: tarte. crate sled – ivory ~ by Alixxbella Resident @Tannenbaum

Links — > Mishmash Fusion, Dictatorshop, The Chapter Four, Tannenbaum, Luxe Box SL