Author Archives: Camille Topaz

About Camille Topaz

A good friend of Chrome's and a member of his art team. I appear in his comic strips, and often in his paintings. Once a member of the rock band Cherrybomb, now a proud member of Onyx and Topaz, an exotic Middle Eastern dance duo.

the streets of paris

By Camille Topaz I must admit, I had a rocking good time wandering the streets of Paris with my dear friend, Thirza Ember. What made it even more satisfying was the fact that she really knows her way around town … Continue reading

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living color

A shot of me, wandering around Sub Versa, soon to be the site of Chrome’s new gallery. I’m beginning to wonder if he might have been onto something when he referred to me as a “camilleon” the other day. Ya … Continue reading

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the mysterious Madame X

Well, Chrome finally got around to setting up the new SecondSnaps photo studio today, and since I was to be his model first time around, I was eager to see what he could do with it. Naturally, I had to … Continue reading

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the limits of engagement

Isn’t living a second life through an avatar in itself a form of role playing? This, and many other questions, are now rattling around in my head about the nature and limits of living through multiple avatars after suffering through … Continue reading

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midnight at the oasis

Camille Topaz here, reporting from deep in the heart of Splintered Rock, a spice mining outpost in a desert world full of sandworms (and other dangers, from what I hear). This desolate spot is where I chose to begin my … Continue reading

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me. not him. me.

  Chrome asked me to find something to test out the visuals on this thing, so naturally I dug through my wallet and came up with my virtual passport photo. He says it looks too much like Lisbeth Salander, but … Continue reading

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Wherefore art thou, Chromeo?

All dressed up and nowhere to go, left stranded by Chrome for reasons unknown at the time. We were supposed to attend an art opening together, but when he arrived there he warned me I’d better dress warm…. it was … Continue reading

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If avatars could cry….

Visited the World Trade Center Memorial in Second Life this morning, and stood on the fringes of a crowd of fellow avatars who had come to honor and remember the 2,927 human beings who were lost on this day, exactly … Continue reading

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My fifteen minutes of fame

Wow. This is amazing. Chrome actually loosened his grip on this blog site and graciously (though belatedly) allowed me to jot down my own thoughts here. Interesting, because I know for a fact that he was confronted by a very … Continue reading

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