“I LIVED. I WROTE. I REWROTE.”
The story of my life. My epitaph. My autobiography. My six-word memoir. Have you ever heard of six-word memoirs? They’re the brainchild of Larry Smith, the co-founder and editor-in-chief of the online publication, Smith Magazine. The idea behind both the magazine and the memoirs is to provide a platform for storytelling, in all its forms.
It’s been said that Ernest Hemingway had once been asked to write a short story in just six words. The result was: “For sale: baby shoes, never worn.” Larry Smith was inspired by it.
So he decided to create his own version of the challenge. And in November 2006, he and his colleagues at Continue reading