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Old 12-16-2017, 04:28 PM
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Default Six-word Stories?

The classic:

For Sale: Baby shoes, never worn.

by Ernest Hemingway


Six-word narratives not read soon disappear

Bright star, cold night, epic birth

Fathers and Sons

Bad Dad. Bad Son. Bad Bombs.

Bad Dad; Dumb Son; Worse POTUS
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It's not Hemingway's. Or a story.
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Old 12-21-2017, 12:33 PM
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Hey, Max! Who's your bet? I took the Narrative site's word for it in their promo for a six-word story contest. Submit, submit, submit x 2.
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Old 12-21-2017, 04:30 PM
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According to OpenCulture.com, several versions of the "story" predate Hemingway's writing career.
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Yup, see also Wikipedia.
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