More Six-Word Stories (And Socks)

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My life has had very little writing time of late, which leads me to… more six word stories!  (Inspired by Ernest Hemingway and Luke Prater.)  The idea is to tell a story in just six words.  I came up with a few the other day — here are a few more:

Her socks.  He paired.  Soul mates.

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Boy meets girl.  Doesn’t end there.

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I.O.U. forgiven.  But not anything else.  (Perhaps more true to form:  I.O.U. forgiven.  Nothing else.)

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Stone.  Fits pocket, palm, guard’s temple.   (THIS ONE IS NOT ADVOCATING VIOLENCE.)

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Beach bottle.  Message waterlogged.  Nickle deposit.

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His newspaper.  Personal circled.  She paced.

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ps – if you want to check Luke’s site, note that I think it may down right now with some software issues but should be up soon.

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12 Comments on “More Six-Word Stories (And Socks)”

  1. rebecca2000 Says:

    Six word stories very cool.


  2. I like that first one especially and enjoy the story that pops into my mind when I read them. Fun.

  3. Mary Says:

    Enjoyed them all! Favorite was the ‘beach bottle’ one. Felt sorry for the one who had placed the message….hoping.

  4. David King Says:

    I.O.U. forgiven is for me, but they are all so truly ingenious… a delightful post. Thank you.

  5. janehewey Says:

    this is fun. I love short-form.

  6. Miriam E. Says:

    Karin, I am loving these!
    thanks a ton for introducing them… think i’m gonna try myself…


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  8. vb holmes Says:

    Six-word gothic novels–well done!

  9. Mama Zen Says:

    Very cool! I need to give these a try.

  10. brian miller Says:

    ha def some fun one…i like the socks on, as i often am doing some laundry to help out…and it excites the wife as well…that and doing the dishes….


  11. Very cute. And the socks are cool too. I love all those pinks, reds and blacks!


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