Hemingway once famously wrote a story in six – yes, six – words and is said to have declared it his best work.
So the good people at Readers Digest UK are being positively lavish in allowing you a whole 100 words in which to tell a story of yours — and offering a £5000 prize for the best.
If you want to have a go at flash fiction, it's a good incentive. Details and Terms & Conditions are: here.
And Hemingway's famous, curiously affecting, six-worder? It went like this: For sale: baby shoes, never worn.
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