WIRED mag, still the purveyor of futurist culture after all these years, invited 33 writers to write stories in 6 words. You can see the results here. Comics-type participants include Alan Moore, Neil Gaiman, Frank Miller, Mark Millar, Howard Chaykin, etc, along with David Brin, Margaret Atwood and more. Many people have quoted Alan Moore’s tale:
Machine. Unexpectedly, I’d invented a time
but is it SO wrong of us to say we enjoyed William Shatner’s?
Failed SAT. Lost scholarship. Invented rocket.