WIRED magazine asked horror, sci-fi and fantasy writers to come up with 6 word stories, the idea coming from Hemingway’s “For sale: baby shoes, never worn.”
These are the ones I liked best, you can find the rest here.
Machine. Unexpectedly, I’d invented a time
– Alan Moore
Longed for him. Got him. Shit.
– Margaret Atwood
Epitaph: Foolish humans, never escaped Earth.
– Vernor Vinge
The baby’s blood type? Human, mostly.
– Orson Scott Card
I’m your future, child. Don’t cry.
– Stephen Baxter
Lie detector eyeglasses perfected: Civilization collapses.
– Richard Powers