How Much Six Words Could Mean

I bet Hemingway never did this. And he was smart not to. Writing six words — daily — is strange. It is both maddening and enlightening. It focuses what cannot be focused. From complication, it can illuminate simplicity.

I’ve been writing six word stories / poems (whatever they are; at this point I just called them ‘six worders’ and let people decide for themselves) every day since 2011, and sporadically before…