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Trading Punches
The Swordsman
Insanity Circle
Breath Pirates
Mystic Force

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Fall Comp 2008
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Fall Comp 2006
Fall Comp 2005
Fall Comp 2004

Spring 2006
C32 Comp 2004
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About Sidney Merk

     Sidney Merk is an anagram of Mike Snyder. I chose it originally for anonymity in the 2004 Interactive Fiction Competition. I may use the pseudonym at times, or my real name. You may see me listed either way. I am Merk on the IF Mud, although I'm not on much.


     Mike Snyder @ IF Wiki
     Mike Snyder @ BAF's Guide

About Mike Snyder

     I'm a senior programmer for Accu-Scan, a company specializing in the development of point-of-sale and back-office management software for K-12 school food service. Married in May 2002, with a baby girl (our first) born August 30th, 2005. Video gamer, avid reader, wannabe writer, amateur game developer. Co-owner of Prowler Productions.

     eMail Addresses (unmunge asterisks, spaces, {at} to use):

     sid*ney*merk {at} hot*mail .com (for Interactive Fiction)
     wyn*do {at} prow*ler-pro .com (for everything else)