STÖMOL Assistant Director Caitlin Tobias and I will be appearing on Linden Lab’s weekly live show, LabGab, this Friday to … Continue reading STÖMOL to be featured on LabGab
Following the release of my STÖMOL lifesize cutouts – which are actually selling, believe it or not (I know! I … Continue reading More STÖMOL merch: pop art posters
If you think this is bonkers then you’re probably right. But I’m feeling celebratory. After all, creating STÖMOL took up … Continue reading STÖMOL merch (yes)
As we pass into the month of July, with just three weeks remaining before the premiere of STÖMOL, it’s time … Continue reading STÖMOL: One more preview clip
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If you follow me, or Stömol movie director Huckleberry Hax, on social media you may have… Continue reading Stömol backstage, more behind the scenes!
After a long haul that began in February 2019, I’m finally ready to announce a release date for STÖMOL, my … Continue reading STÖMOL release date: 23 July 2020
The second part of my abridged version of ‘Thank You For Afterlifing With Us’ (see here for details). Jason searches for … Continue reading Don’t put the eggs on the toast. Part two of ‘Thank You For Afterlifing With Us.’
As revealed exclusively on New World Notes on Tuesday, here is sneak preview clip from STÖMOL, my upcoming feature length science … Continue reading STÖMOL: Preview clip
Yesterday, a new poster for my upcoming movie, STÖMOL, was revealed on New World Notes. The old poster was knocked … Continue reading STÖMOL: A new poster
The first part of my abridged version of ‘Thank You For Afterlifing With Us’ (see here for details). Jason Harlan … Continue reading We are very sorry to have to inform you that you have passed away. Part one of ‘Thank You For Afterlifing With Us.’
I’ve just finished binge-watching ‘Upload,’ on Amazon Prime. This fantastic series concerns the story of a guy who dies and … Continue reading Starting this week: “Thank You For Afterlifing With Us”
The final part – of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ I do hope you’ve … Continue reading “Hey”
Part twelve – the penultimate part – of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ Check … Continue reading I’ll book us a room for this Friday.
Part eleven of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ “Let’s do the RL hotel thing,” … Continue reading Let’s do the RL hotel thing.
Part ten of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ The story will be taking a … Continue reading Whatever you’re doing right now, think of me and lick your lips.
Part nine of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ “Have you ever met someone in … Continue reading Have you ever met someone in real life who you knew in SL?
Part eight of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ By six o’clock, they still had … Continue reading Everyone realised there was that faint possibility that you might somehow end up dating your own mother.
Part seven of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ They went back to her place. … Continue reading Do you remember Red Triple Cock syndrome?
Part six of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ They went to a forest sim … Continue reading Why is it that enjoying sunsets in SL doesn’t make me more likely to spend time in RL enjoying them?
Part five of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ At work, he couldn’t stop looking … Continue reading Don’t go getting any big ideas, Romeo: I’m not the partnering kind.
Part four of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ They teleported over to the bottom … Continue reading Outfit changing skills are a bona fide Second Life character assessment criterion.
Part three of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ Naturally, he completed the assignment in … Continue reading You’re sitting on the positive side of a supply and demand imbalance. Exploit it.
Part two of ‘The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it).’ This sudden swing to grumpiness did … Continue reading I shall consider our loophole exploited
Part one of a new story set in Second Life. As promised, I’ll be serialising this over the next couple … Continue reading The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it)
Over the years, there have been a couple of book projects that have gotten themselves stuck in my very own … Continue reading Starting tomorrow: The man who dated his RL boss (without her knowing it)
Registrations are up. People are rediscovering Second Life. Which makes sense, because one of the first things you realise after … Continue reading Huck’s absolute beginner’s guide to Second Life for the coronavirus curious
(for GJH) 12B arrives at midnight and marches from his ride; salutes the guard, hi-5s the drivers, and rubs his … Continue reading stock picker
Meet Paper. Long-term readers of this blog might recall I created him back in 2016 as part of my review … Continue reading Huck’s guide to making machinima in Second Life part four: working with alts
A great post from co-star Caitlin Tobias about what it was like to be in Stömol! Cait’s World In my … Continue reading Stömol backstage – my life as a Second Life actress
In the previous part of this series, I looked at how to frame shots whether the camera adopts a static … Continue reading Huck’s guide to making machinima in Second Life part three: camera movement
Time to get filming. In part one, I went through the software and hardware I’ve used to record video for … Continue reading Huck’s guide to making machinima in Second Life part two: framing your shot
Now that the trailer for Stömol is done, I can get down to the serious business of procrastinating over doing … Continue reading Huck’s guide to making machinima in Second Life part one: the tools
The official trailer for Stömol got its debut on New World Notes this week. Long-term SL commentator and author, Wagner … Continue reading Stömol: Official trailer released
Today sees the launch of a new website dedicated to news about my upcoming feature-length machinima, Stömol. And stay tuned, … Continue reading Stömol: A new website
As 2019 – and, indeed, the decade – issues its final dying gasp, it’s time to look back over the … Continue reading Fifteen amazing images of 2019 by some of my favourite SL photographers
It’s time to recycle content again. 2019 has been fairly photography-light for me, with most of my time this year … Continue reading My top ten SL photos (by me) of 2019
He landed his sleigh in the car park of Big Data UK HQ and trudged with his sack across freshly … Continue reading Season’s greetings 2019
Things have been a bit quiet on this blog (and on my Flickr stream) recently. You noticed, right? Of course … Continue reading Announcing Stömol
This is the place where avatars die. A white-edged limbo, lost in the sky, where the empties slump in suspended … Continue reading Where avatars die
ALL 10 PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED AVATAR DINING CLUB STORIES PLUS TWO NEW TALES EXCLUSIVE TO THIS COLLECTION. How was Raw Concrete … Continue reading The Avatar Dining Club Mysteries (2019) by Huckleberry Hax
On Friday 28 June I’ll be launching my new book, “The Avatar Dining Club Mysteries” at the rooftop pool of … Continue reading Book launch party: The Avatar Dining Club Mysteries
A new Avatar Dining Club mystery for you to read. If you’re a fan of this series, look at for … Continue reading The Apostrophian
I started to type something funny, but then I saw that she was typing something. So I stopped to wait … Continue reading Texture
hair clips hair brushes toothbrushes toothpicks lipstick bleach a tray of bottles of nail polish bottles of correction fluid plastic … Continue reading Behind the counter
Click. One thought breaks free, seeking minds, to be absorbed; a stray neutron, fat and heavy: it penetrates; it infuriates; … Continue reading Viral
It’s no secret that my ‘Avatar Dining Club’ series is a tribute to Isaac Asmiov’s ‘Black Widowers’ short stories, a collection … Continue reading The Gallery Opening
A new Avatar Dining Club mystery. — A light dusting of snow covered the path on my walk from the … Continue reading The missed appointment
the absence of time the absence of self the absence of feeling I know what to say I know how … Continue reading flat
It’s that time of year when I please a small handful of SL photographers and cheese off the rest of … Continue reading Thirteen amazing photos of 2018 by some of my favourite SL photographers
It’s been a busy year at the Nancy Redgrave Building. As more and more stuff celebrating the 70s has come … Continue reading Ten great pictures of the Nancy Redgrave Building in 2018
On Thursday, I published my ten highest rated pictures on Flickr of 2018. Here are a few more pictures from … Continue reading Five favourite pictures of mine from 2018 that didn’t make the top ten (but I like them anyway)
It’s that time over the year when bloggers and YouTubers the world over start churning out recycled content from the … Continue reading My top ten SL photos (by me) of 2018
As a Christmas treat, here’s a new Avatar Dining Club story. – – For the seventh meeting of the Avatar … Continue reading The Vanishing Table
another log on the fire another tin for the shed the newsreader drones on on Drones a sudden silence as … Continue reading Season’s greetings 2018
Last year, I created for Christmas a moving greetings card video that showed off some of SL’s finest wintry places. … Continue reading The Christmas Eve party: story of a picture.
Few things capture the forced joviality, drunkenly uninhibited behaviour and subsequent shame, guilt, regret and outright anger at the season … Continue reading 70s Office Christmas party: 7 Dec @ 3pm SLT
I’m a big fan of the 70s aesthetic. Over the years, I’ve been developing my building, The Nancy Redgrave Building, … Continue reading Collabor88 fashion bloggers: here’s a 1970s set for you
Yes, it’s here again. National Novel Writing Month begins the day after tomorrow. Once again, I’ll be doing a workshop … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2018 kicks off: workshop
In an explosion of red and orange sparkles, I was visited last night by my fourteen-year-old self. He appeared right … Continue reading Beware of nostalgia: you weren’t the same person back then
One of the depressingly large number of items on my book management ‘to do’ list is to create a new … Continue reading Old friend, reformatted
Born-again bachelor, quite the surprise; his new boots and waistcoat a labelled disguise. He gives his account of a decade … Continue reading Born-again bachelor
The door bursts open and a new guy appears, ushers me into the workshop and hands me a sweat-coated phone, … Continue reading Eggshell
One of my photographs – ‘Bike’ – has been included in the latest DiXmiX group exhibition. ‘Bicycles‘ also features bike-inspired … Continue reading ‘Bicycles’ at DiXmiX gallery
In the final three minutes the sun still casts shadows, right up to the moment the button gets clicked. Close … Continue reading ‘No North’ exhibition @ DiXmiX gallery
I saw a girl get shot. I knew her for maybe six, seven years. She was in my class in … Continue reading I saw a girl get shot