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60. How to… find things to smile about.

Yesterday, I lost my gran. We're still stuck in the house, doing our due diligence with social distancing to help save the world and whatnot, but even us introverts want to escape from time to time. In my case, this is ten-fold in light of the train wreck that has been the last couple weeks...and… Continue reading 60. How to… find things to smile about.

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54. How to… reclaim yourself.

There comes a point in time when you have to admit to yourself that something somewhere has gone horribly wrong and you can no longer pull the metaphorical blanket over your head like you did when you were a little kid scared a monster would come out of the closet. That worked when you were… Continue reading 54. How to… reclaim yourself.

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33. How to… embrace the dark side.

So, it's true. The dark side does have cookies. Really though, I'm not talking about going out and clobbering that irritating coworker in the kneecaps with a baseball bat. I'm talking about having a little fun. Sometimes I see people post things about SL fashion like "Well I'd never wear this in real life!" or… Continue reading 33. How to… embrace the dark side.

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18. How to…confront those demons

One of the hardest things about trying to come out of my shell this year and step away from those things in my past that have managed to dig their claws in so deep is that they're still there. They're still there, so the temptation in both worlds to simply take a deep breath and… Continue reading 18. How to…confront those demons

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10. How to… Relax and unwind.

I'm still in my pajamas. It's been one of ~those days. You've been warned. So, yesterday, I talked about how some people say real life and Second Life are one and the same. Today, I'm sitting here, still in my awesome pajamas and my Comfy (look those up, like, right now, and go buy yourself… Continue reading 10. How to… Relax and unwind.

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9. How to… Be a decent human being (no, really)

This post brought to you by copious amounts of green tea, the vein throbbing in my temple right now, and the letter N, because why not? So here's the thing: In Second Life, there's a whole sub-group of people who say things like "Second Life and Real Life intertwine. Fight me, bro!" And to a… Continue reading 9. How to… Be a decent human being (no, really)