Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge

Challenge open Saturday 1st July 2017 – Thursday 6th July 2017

Welcome to the Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge.

For those who have never dropped by before a new prompt is posted every Saturday morning at 9am GMT.

Today’s prompt is:


My attempt at today’s prompt is:

 Frustration spurred Sisyphus, compelled for eternity.

Remember to share your entry on social media using the sharing buttons below! Let’s tell everyone about our challenge, the more the merrier! 

Use the hashtag #SixWordStoryChallenge. 


How does it work?

  1. Leave your story in the comments until Thursday 9pm (GMT)
  2. Like, comment & engage with other authors
  3. Come back on Thursday to vote for your favourite
  4. Bask in glory if you’re a winner.

Never tried microfiction before?

Never fear, help is at hand. Click through to my post on writing the best six word stories for inspiration.

Can I share my story?

Of course you can! Tell your story and inspire others to have a go.

Write a blog post, send me a pingback and share on social media.

Use any of these hashtags #SixWordStoryChallenge #6words #sixwordstory #microfiction #flashfiction #fiction #amwriting

How is the winner chosen?

I close entry to the Six Word Story Challenge on Thursday at 9pm. I open a poll at 10pm which remains open for 24hrs. Anybody and everybody is invited to vote in this poll, the winner is the story with the most votes at 9pm on Friday. Simples!

Click through to this page to read the full rules of the challenge.

Good luck!


About Nicola Auckland

Busy wife to one & mum to two. I've caught the creative writing bug, now need to practice, get awesome and write something worth reading. Simples.
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22 Responses to Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge

  1. Pingback: And the Winner of The Six Word Story Challenge is… | Sometimes Stellar Storyteller

  2. “It’s your duty”, I shout. “Please!”

    Liked by 2 people

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  4. ramblingsofrachael says:

    “Eat your greens!”. Child obliges begrudgingly.

    Liked by 3 people

  5. priyanka2v9 says:

    He: Coffee?
    She Obliged.
    Twin boys:-)

    Liked by 3 people

  6. The thumbscrews tightened, I admitted guilt!

    Liked by 5 people

  7. Her love, true. His, an obligation.

    Liked by 4 people

  8. May I or must I? Explain.

    Liked by 3 people

  9. FeatherBrain says:

    Blistered, frozen, silence, “summit 10 feet.”

    Liked by 5 people

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  11. Sheryl says:

    With nothing to give, she gave.

    Liked by 6 people

  12. Jael Sook says:

    Great prompt word–I’ll be back 🙂

    Liked by 6 people

  13. Mom’s kindness forces cooperation, offered sullenly.

    Liked by 4 people

  14. oneta hayes says:

    Best to oblige without temper tantrum.

    Liked by 5 people

  15. Patty J says:

    Knowing she’s pregnant, she said yes.

    Liked by 8 people

  16. frankhubeny says:

    Student loans due, but no job.

    Liked by 6 people

  17. PoojaG says:

    “Take off your clothes.” She obliged.

    Liked by 7 people

  18. Reblogged this on Jessica Bakkers and commented:
    Let’s all get involved in Nicola’s Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge. This week’s theme is ‘oblige’. Head on over to her site to submit your story!


  19. He bought dinner. She felt obligated.

    Liked by 6 people

  20. trE says:

    Awaiting health results, she ate cake.

    Liked by 7 people

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