The social contract of Second Life

Balancing act

It can be tricky enough to successfully balance the different priorities that make demands upon our time and energy on a daily basis; throw SL into the mix, and the challenge becomes greater for those of us who indulge in the virtual world – some might say it’s more an academic exercise, since the formula is pretty straightforward: RL comes first, SL fits into the gaps. However, most will say it’s more complex than that, and the choice between putting RL or SL first is far more complicated than it may first appear. ….[READ]