Storytelling geht auch mit wenigen Worten, denn das eigene Vorstellungsvermögen erledigt den Rest. Ich weiß nicht mehr, wo ich diesen Text herauskopiert habe. Er enthält großartige Ultra-Short-Stories.

Viel Spaß!

33 WRITERS. 5 designers. 6-word science fiction.

We’ll be brief: 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. So we asked sci-fi, fantasy, and horror writers from the realms of books, TV, movies, and games to take a shot themselves.

Failed SAT. Lost scholarship. Invented rocket.
– William Shatner

Computer, did we bring batteries? Computer?
– Eileen Gunn

Automobile warranty expires. So does engine.
– Stan Lee

Longed for him. Got him. Shit.
– Margaret Atwood

With bloody hands, I say good-bye.
– Frank Miller

It cost too much, staying human.
– Bruce Sterling

Lie detector eyeglasses perfected: Civilization collapses.
– Richard Powers

Dinosaurs return. Want their oil back.
– David Brin

Finally, he had no more words.
– Gregory Maguire

There were only six words left.
– Gregory Maguire

In the beginning was the word.
– Gregory Maguire

Corpse parts missing. Doctor buys yacht.
– Margaret Atwood

He read his obituary with confusion.
– Steven Meretzky

Time traveler’s thought: “What’s the password?”
– Steven Meretzky

Steve ignores editor’s word limit and
– Steven Meretzky