A story in six words

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“Tell a story in six words,” he says, probably guessing it can’t be done.

Plutarch’s Julius Caesar did it: “I came, I saw, I conquered.”
(Technically it was three words “Veni, vidi, vici.”)

Descartes did it in five: “I think, therefore I am.” And such is the font of a million stories.

So here’s my effort: “I think occasionally, therefore I blog.”

All else is commentary!

Published by wonderingpilgrim

Not really retired but reshaped and reshaping. Now a pilgrim at large ready to engage with what each day brings.

4 thoughts on “A story in six words

  1. Hello, I hope that there is no problem that I published/shared your post for Romanian readers. My remarks added to the link could be translated like that:
    A story in six words- to take notes
    This is a post that remembered me to be more syntethic when I write.Maybe I will remember it when i will be tempted to write useless long posts.


    1. Hi Elena. I appreciate your visit and your comments. Go ahead and use whatever you think suitable. We wordsmiths always find using less words a challenge. I wish you all the best in your work.


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