Category Archives: Six Word Story

Devotion

Cardboard on sidewalk,
he bows, prays

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Justice giant

Sharecropper’s son,
Baltimore’s own,
justice giant.

Congressman Elijah E. Cummings
January 18, 1951 – October 17, 2019

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The news

The news
shattered me;
rebuilding continues.

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Six words

Don’t ask why.

Nor how often.

Nor how long it will last.

But the concept of the six word story (Google it if you need to do so) has grabbed my attention.

Nothing I write will compare to the classic story attributed to Ernest Hemingway:

For sale: baby shoes, never used.

But I have no intention of competing with The Old Man and the Sea.

If this proves fun, it will distract me for a while.

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