Write A Six-Word Science Fiction Story With Us!

Whether you want to tell us about an AI that wants to spend its time snarking at us ("All intelligence is artificial, flesh creature." — Counterproductive) or just unsettle us with its burgeoning electronic curiosity (This morning Wikipedia started asking questions. — RaikoO), we want to hear your science fiction! » 9/09/14 7:20am 9/09/14 7:20am

We Want To Hear Your Six-Word Science Fiction Tales!

What kind of story can you tell in only six words? Will you send us the text from the off-world signage of the future ("EMPLOYEES MUST WASH HANDS BEFORE TERRAFORMING" / tarrkid), go through the ship's log of a strange vessel ("The ship's unsalvageable." - my body's pilot / csmason04), or something else entirely? » 8/05/14 7:00am 8/05/14 7:00am

We're writing some science fiction — in only six words!

Some of our very favorite science fiction is of the epic variety. But there's also a special place in our hearts for science fiction that is shorter — in this case, only six words. We were big fans of the stories you wrote us last time, whether you were riffing on the theme itself ("Post Verbicide, only six words… » 2/03/14 7:00am 2/03/14 7:00am

These very, very short scifi stories are just fantastic

Six little words can do a lot in science fiction — in some cases tell a whole story. These very, very short stories we wrote today cover everything from an artificial intelligence that would frankly just prefer to be left alone, to the stresses that time travel can pile on a marriage, to the nightmare that is a… » 1/02/14 4:20pm 1/02/14 4:20pm

Write Some Six-Word Science Fiction Stories with Us!

We had a lot of fun last time with your six-word stories that covered everything from a moon-landing with a very different ending ("That's no moon!" screamed Neil Armstrong. -Armagh-Planet) to a rewrite of Hemingway's original six-word tale ("Kid has tentacles. Sell baby shoes." -angusm). Let's write some more! » 11/20/13 7:40am 11/20/13 7:40am