“For sale: baby shoes, never worn.” is the entirety of what has been described as a six-word story, making it an extreme example of what is called flash fiction or sudden fiction.

Although it is often attributed to Ernest Hemingway, the link to him is unsubstantiated and similar stories predate him.

How would you explain “digital payments” in six words?

Two of my favourite contributions so far are:

Genuine 2020 £10 note, Mint. Offers.

Charles

and

Value Transfer: Online. Embedded. Instant. Done.

Paul

Explain “digital payments” in six words?

Post your contribution in the thread at: flash fiction competition.

Prize

Best description wins a book from the Northey Point bookshop.