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Another beginning.

Hey, as promised some more actual writing.
But first some humor:
You know your a writer when: You spend 15 minutes agonising over a work email because you've used the same word twice in the same paragraph. And I'm sure the recipient really appreciated it.

Here we have Atlantis Rising Chapter 1 (After the Storm) Part 1
This was a story I started working on back in collage, at the time it was a Star Trek fanfic which can be found here.
Since then I've been working it into it's own universe, the Trinadad Universe (slightly inspired by a dream I had once years ago).
Preface: Fire Immortal. Everlasting. I have seen civilisations; entire species rise and fall in a heartbeat. I was there when your universe came into being; I was there at the start, where it began, within the fires of creation, in that moment when the infinite nothingness of the before became now, a universe borne in fire, of fire, bourn to burn. Species rise, expand, explore, and then, when the universe was less…

Insanity is doing the same thing over and over expecting different results...

*Fair warning, this post isn't about writing it's more a rant, which I hope some of you will find humorous.
I have a sort chapter segment I plan to post soon, so bare with me.

The title is a quote from Einstein. If this is case then I'm defiantly starkers, crazy, a hamper short of a picnic (you get the idea).
I've tried online dating, again. Last time I tried this it finished with a trip to the police station (I know what your thinking, but it wasn't my fault!).
And now for some fathomless reason, I'm trying again.

Dating, well meeting people in general, is a pain. You have to spend all your time haunting the local pub, club, grocery store, whatever.  Waiting for someone who looks vaguely interesting to show up. Then you  walk up to them and open with something like.
"Hey,"
and you get one of three responses:
1. They blank you completely, or give you some derisive little look before walking away.
2. Their boyfriend shows up.
3. This

So instead you go …