Author Archives: DoctorMikeReddy

About DoctorMikeReddy

I teach game programming at the University of Wales, Newport

Getting ready for #TicckleTuesday

Please go here if you’re reading/following this old backup blog. More up-to-date goodies over there anyway.

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#TicckleTuesday Announcement of the first ever 30s Flash Fiction compo

Competition starts 12am 30th July where a theme will be announced on Ticckle, FB and Twitter. Participants will have 23 and a bit hours to write, record and upload a 30s story to Ticckle, the new social media platform. After … Continue reading

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#flashfridayfic – Ascension a 75 word story

Friday Fiction #34 entry here if you don’t want to look at the original entry. http://flashfriday.wordpress.com/2013/07/26/flash-friday-34/comment-page-1/#comment-2991 Angelo only ever did the upward journey, then returned to the terminus. Not everyone would board the cable car. On the way up they … Continue reading

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#finishthatthought – “Doomsday… Check!”

Alissa Leonard has created the Finish That Thought” Flash Fiction compo, which usually provides an opening line and some ‘special challenge’ words to include, and must be less than 500 words. This week’s compo opening line was “One minute remained … Continue reading

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#fivesentencefiction – Limitless

Lillie McFerrin hosts a Five Sentence Fiction competition on her blog. This week’s theme is Limitless. Here is my entry: Tiredness was to blame for the accident, but Paul Berry’s helmet reduced his injury to mere concussion as he left … Continue reading

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Five Sentence Fiction – Wisdom

Lillie McFerrin hosts a Five Sentence Fiction competition on her blog. This week’s theme is Wisdom. Here is my first ever attempt at one: Who would have thought a dentist, all dentists in fact, would be the centre of the … Continue reading

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Just a reminder

Just a reminder that my main blog has moved. I reblog here, but mostly I write at doctormikereddy.com

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