The Shortest Story


Could you write a complete story

…using just six words?


 Legend has it, in the 1920’s,

Ernest Hemingway’s colleagues

bet him that he couldn’t create,

what Hemingway himself considered,

…his best work.


It’s all there.  A beginning, a middle, and an end…

For sale: Baby shoes. Never worn.



About tuesday2

My husband tells me I talk too much. I tell him that I have a lot to say. Here’s the solution… Welcome to my blog!
This entry was posted in History, inspiration, writing. Bookmark the permalink.

4 Responses to The Shortest Story

  1. reenie says:

    It really does say it all !

  2. tuesday2 says:


    Definitely open to interpretation! What does it say to you?

  3. Diven Dolphin says:

    My life has seen it all

Tell me what you think. Leave your thoughts here!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s