ConverSLations with Rayvn Hynes
In an effort for all of us to get to know each other better, I’ve decided to conduct some friendly (and not at all prying) questionnaires. I hope it’ll help connect us to others, and bring our little community closer. Today, we have Rayvn Hynes.
What’s your SL name and what do people call you? Rayvn Hynes. Sometimes people call me Ray or Ray Ray.
How old is your avatar? Is it your first? 6 years. Yes, this is my first.
Do you have any SL family or RL family in SL? I have an SL sister and niece. My RL mom joined SL for a short time a couple of years ago.
How old are you and where do you live? I’m 30, and live in Iowa.
What’s your home life like? I have 3 kids. My stepson is 16, son is 10, and daughter is 7. I’m also married to my SL partner in RL.
Why did you join SL? I heard you could make money here being a hooker and stripper.
What do you do in SL? I make furniture, stand around, and shop.
When and how did you start? I started my store, just making random stuff in a little shop in November, 2007.
When not working in SL, what are you doing? Hanging out with my husband and kids
Who is the most fun/interesting person you’ve worked with? Jena Indigo. She doesn’t log in anymore, but we used to build together all the time, and it was a lot of fun just being silly, and helping each other out with ideas.
Who do you want to work with? I think it would be fun to work with Isla.
What do you wish you could do in SL? I wish I could make shoes.
What is your favourite creation? My Sydney sofa is probably my favorite.
What is your one SL vice or guilty pleasure? shopping!
What is the oldest thing (you can find) in your inventory? I don’t keep a lot of stuff around, but I have a catfight hud I’ve had forever.
If you had to describe yourself in three words, what would they be? reserved, creative, awesome
Does SL influence your RL style? Vise versa? yep! I didn’t know much about fashion before SL, and have learned a lot about how to put outfits together for RL. Also, the ladies on plurk are a terrible influence on how much makeup I buy now.
What’s your favourite pasttime? giving people buttplug bouquets
Anything else you want to share? I like cake.
Rayvn Hynes’s Links:
- In World: MudHoney