Six Word Stories
"For Sale: baby shoes, never worn"
The original short short story. In the 1920's Ernest Hemingway’s colleagues bet him that he couldn’t write a complete story in just six words. They paid up. Hemingway is said to have considered it his best work.
I’m dead. I’ve missed you. Kiss … ?
- Neil Gaiman
I’m your future, child. Don’t cry.
- Stephen Baxter
The baby’s blood type? Human, mostly.
- Orson Scott Card
Steve ignores editor's word limit and
- Steven Meretzky
What's that sound? You go check.
What's your best six word story?