In SIX WORDS or fewer, write a story about learning the hard way.

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Writing prompt: In SIX WORDS or fewer, write a story about learning the hard way.

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Donny noya

3 years ago

It’s harder quitting than keep going

Kelsye

3 years ago

“You break, you buy.”
“Yes Grandpa.”

Anonymous

3 years ago

Eyes flutter. Shit, still in jail.

TemonieSparksCreative

3 years ago

A broken jaw, I finally left.

Scott Rainey

3 years ago

Ouch! Oh FUCK that hurts!

Pat Machin

3 years ago

Forgot to tie shoes. Fell downstairs.

Earth

3 years ago

Make them Prove what they say!

J.D. Smith, Writer

3 years ago

I thought they were just shiitakes.

Juneta

3 years ago

I slipped, I stumbled, I fell.
Juneta @ Writer’s Gambit

Beverley Harvey

3 years ago

I should have seen it coming.

George Upper

3 years ago

Nine fingers is plenty for anyone.

Barb

3 years ago

Don’t try to kiss alligators…. ever.

Edward

3 years ago

Should have stayed on the trail…

Seruli2

3 years ago

It took nearly dying to live.

Jay Warner (@jaywarner117)

3 years ago

Next time check rear view mirror.

slwaller

3 years ago

1990 I got married, 2015 divorced.

G. S. Oldman

3 years ago

Mornin’, Ace. Another ballet bandage, eh?

sheila hageman

3 years ago

Ninth marriage. You CAN’T change somebody?!

Keith E. Gerber (@I_Have_Lived)

3 years ago

Burned, learned, respect earned…

Angela D'Onofrio

3 years ago

“Up,” he commanded. “Attack me again.”

TC Newell (@anythingtheater)

3 years ago

Finally, I had beaten myself up.

Rachel Fahrig

3 years ago

That’s the last of it, Mama.

James Braswell

3 years ago

I lost everything, then gained all.

LL

3 years ago

Again, kitten hits window….bird flies.

James Braswell

3 years ago

My mistakes are my best teachers.

David A. Norris

3 years ago

Bad neighborhood. Keys left in ignition.

David A. Norris

3 years ago

“Know any cheap divorce lawyers?”

David A. Norris

3 years ago

“Gas station sushi,” the patient confirmed.

Leanne

3 years ago

Never forget the random moment’s memory.

Anonymous

3 years ago

She died because of him

Gazanfar faiq shaik

3 years ago

I fell,they laughed.I flew

Aylene

3 years ago

Knocked down hard; I will rise.

Anonymous

3 years ago

Happy in my imperfections.

glorious kgalalelo bolokwe

3 years ago

Don’t answer the door!

zainab

3 years ago

Bullets straight to her goals, prayers saved!

Andrew L Gensey Jr

3 years ago

She said “NO!”. I should’ve listened…

Jon Espen Ajer Stenersrød

3 years ago

Fist
Closed
Life doesn’t hold hands

Jane

3 years ago

I’m happy being simple and content.

DocWallace

3 years ago

Experience kicks you in the face. –Doc