6 word story

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Hemingway once wrote the following 6 – word story:

“For sale: Baby shoes, never worn.”

Your challenge is to write the best 6 – word story EVER. The only rule is that your story can only contain 6 words.

  • Started July 7th, 2010.
  • Ended July 21st, 2010.
  • Created by K. Leigh James

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  1. Avatar K. Leigh James

    Go ahead and enter 2 if you want to, but make sure that they are VERY different. No more, than two though.

  2. Avatar Robert Quick

    How many times may we enter? I failed miserably at the 12 word novel and would like to make up for it.

  3. Avatar K. Leigh James

    That saddens me a bit, but I’m okay believing that he did it even if they can’t prove that he did.

  4. Avatar Raymond Finn

    That story about Hemmingway, may not be true.


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