What's more, the Guardian is also inviting you to have a go! (I've put mine up there already.)
A first collection was compiled into a book called Not Quite What I Was Planning: Six-Word Memoirs by Writers Famous and Obscure edited by Rachel Fershleiser and Larry Smith. (Called One Life, Six Words, What's Yours? in the UK).
Particularly notable mini-stories include Blake Morrison's :
Womb. Bloom. Groom. Gloom. Rheum. Tomb.and John Banville's :
Should have lived more written less.There's are tons more for you to enjoy in this video :
Alice Teh read the book and writes about it here.