In 1997 I bought the domain when it was still possible for the average person to purchase a 5-character .com domain name. It has held personal significance for me, so I have declined the regular offers to purchase it. To me, the personal value has been priceless.

As life changes, so, too, do priorities. Now that silvr is online at, I am auctioning The listing will be posted to under the handle silvrdomain. The starting bid will be the last offer I considered: $100,000.