Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge

Challenge open Saturday 5th August 2017 – Thursday 10th August 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.


My attempt at today’s challenge is:

She’s close, but so far away. 

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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46 Responses to Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge

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  2. Not really a story, more a statement of my dream:

    Brilliant writer’s autobiography is outstandingly successful!


  3. Frozen thoughts thaw in your presence.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Young Misfit says:

    Wings fluttering, she flew towards stars.


  5. David Macpherson says:

    Solar eclipse, supersonic jet, continuous corona

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Have your cake. Eat it too.

    Liked by 1 person

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  8. priyanka2v9 says:

    She stepped into her dust-free home

    Liked by 3 people

  9. agirlwhowrites says:

    Existence dreams, reality breathes, life becomes.

    Liked by 6 people

  10. Multidimensional love boat sailing the universe.

    Liked by 2 people

  11. Lawal Jimoh says:

    Love is lost finding me here.

    Liked by 2 people

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  13. kirstwrites says:

    escaping reality’s nightmare, into happy dreams

    Liked by 5 people

  14. 80smetalman says:

    Puffing the joint, his cares vanished.

    Liked by 3 people

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  16. He’ll change, no bruises next time.

    Liked by 5 people

  17. Dragons breathed fire, burning the village.

    Liked by 5 people

  18. Reblogged this on Jessica Bakkers and commented:
    Head to Nicola’s site to join in on this week’s Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge! Today’s theme is fantasy.

    Liked by 2 people

  19. And they lived happily ever after.

    Liked by 5 people

  20. Lawal Jimoh says:

    I’m there, you can’t see me

    Liked by 3 people

  21. Eye candy? Yes. Soul mate? Definitely.

    Liked by 4 people

  22. Sleeps in and wakes to coffee.

    Liked by 1 person

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  24. Tina says:

    Through the peephole, he spied inside.

    Liked by 3 people

  25. karenringalls says:

    He is my dream, my reality.

    Liked by 2 people

  26. Luna says:

    Her fire ignited his crimson spell.

    Liked by 4 people

  27. castorpblog says:

    A charm was cast on me

    Liked by 5 people

  28. Frank Hubeny says:

    My imaginary friend set me straight.

    Liked by 9 people

  29. Please tell him I love him.

    Liked by 2 people

  30. Will try this out tonight, thanks!

    Liked by 3 people

  31. Bound in chains, she is free.

    Liked by 5 people

  32. PoojaG says:

    True love: reality or a fantasy?

    Liked by 4 people

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  34. mkwilson says:

    Doctor’s diagnosis: he’s in my mind?

    Liked by 9 people

  35. Being an idealist, everything seemed broken.

    Liked by 9 people

  36. Fluid Phrase says:

    “I am perfect!” she declared to herself.

    Liked by 8 people

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  39. Her mind played tricks on her.

    Liked by 6 people

  40. Robin says:

    I can only dream about it.

    Liked by 7 people

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