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Old 01-27-2012, 06:46 PM   #1
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Six Word Flash Fiction

Maybe some of you have heard this. It was said that Hemingway once wrote a story in just six words ("For sale: baby shoes, never worn.") and is said to have called it his best work.

This idea had me thinking. Why not get the AW audience involved. So right now, write a six letter story! I'll go first. Lets see how long this thread can go.

Okay, here's mine, " Sum of all fear: Black Jesus."
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Old 01-28-2012, 05:54 AM   #2
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No one wants to do six word Flash Fiction? ahhh, boooooo!!
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Old 01-28-2012, 01:24 PM   #3
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Patience, Jonathan Figaro. This is a quiet area of AW - I think some of the FF members may only visit this board every few days. You gave it less than 12 hours! While you wait, you might be interested in The six word short story thread in the Short Fiction forum.
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Old 02-01-2012, 09:47 AM   #6
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Old 02-01-2012, 09:52 AM   #7
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There is also an incredibly active community on livejournal with this theme - check it out!
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