"The truth shall set you free." -- Caltech
"For Sale: baby shoes. Never worn."
?? I'm stupid...
We had a girl not a boy...
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.At the age of 17 Hemingway published his first literary work. He died aged 61, of self inflicted gun shot wounds. .Another tormented writer..
Via Craigslist:A widow in Concord --- will I get a man? - w4m - 50ok, that was 11 words...
Yeah, see, that craigslist ad is not as good.
Wired ran an article with contributions from William Shatner, Margaret Atwood, Harry Harrison, and many many more:http://www.wired.com/wired/archive/14.11/sixwords.htmlSome make references to previous work, most stand alone tho.
That's just awesome, I'm reading the Complete Short Stories of Hemingway and it totally rocks.
Sonogram invented, worldwide baby girls suffer.
Badass is an understatment.Always putting himself on the edge.Or finding himself there by circumstance.Hemmingway survived.Several wars4 or 5 serious car crashesJaundice2 plane crashesPneumoniaMonths alone at seaSunken shipsBomb attack (227 pieces of shrapne)at least 2 gun shot woundsAnthraxLiving around the worldMany love affairsMental illness5 marriages (possibly the worst of all)He had something to draw from.Before suicide...Is Niniane's daring Holoween dress as far as she will push herself for a good blog post?Stay tuned to see future excerpts when Niniane writes of the serious hang nail recieved while coding top secret subroutines for Google's social network.Oh the horror!!!:-)
There's a forthcoming book full of these at http://www.smithmag.net/sixwords/. Hemingway's is by far the best I've read, though.
Bumbershoot ran a contest this year based on that concept.I wouldn't go so far as to say Hemingway's was the best in this format.
He totally cheated - anyone that has read a good amount of EH's work will see those 6 words and go "Ah, Hills Like White Elephants."
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