Porridge, Nuclear and Pickaxe

An interesting writing challenge is to incorporate Random Words into a short story. In this case the words were Porridge, Nuclear and pickaxe.  Even though it had been brewing for years, when the nuclear attack happened it was not as expected. Social media was rife with rumours but there was little on the TV news. Most …

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I once asked my Mother to give me a theme for my next short story. She suggested ‘a fish swimming in the sea-with chips!’ She always said I had a quirky mind-Now you know where I get it from!  😀 I was created from my mother board in a secret research laboratory. At first my …

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