Hemingway started it. Write a story in six words. His was:
For sale: baby shoes, never worn.Then I found this article when looking for science fiction short stories (any suggestions on some good ones would be welcome!). It showcases some great 6-word stories:
Dare I add one? I daren't.
Gown removed carelessly. Head, less so.
- Joss Whedon
Longed for him. Got him. Shit.
- Margaret Atwood
It’s behind you! Hurry before it
- Rockne S. O’Bannon
The baby’s blood type? Human, mostly.
- Orson Scott Card
TIME MACHINE REACHES FUTURE!!! … nobody there …
- Harry Harrison
Epitaph: He shouldn't have fed it.
- Brian Herbert
He read his obituary with confusion.
- Steven Meretzky
OK, for serious, I'll share mine if you share yours:
Epic battle. Both die. Vultures win.