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Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Can You Write Your Life Story in Ten Words or Less?

There was a story on NPR Talk of the Nation about the storytelling skill of Ernest Hemingway. When asked if he could write a story in six words, he came back to his challenger the next day with these lines. "For sale. Baby shoes. Never worn."
I challenge you to write your life story in ten words or less. Send an email message to,comment here or contact me on facebook. I also added a ShiftShapers Group on

1 comment:

  1. very poignent! Amazing to be able to synthesize something so compelling into such few words.