SixPens is a co-writing event in a 6-6-6 format, where the writers

  • Continue the prompt with 6 lines/comments of 6 words each till the next writer joins in
  • The first contributor may continue the sequence after the second contributor has completed their 6 lines of 6 words each (and so on…)
  • Every contributor earns 50PPs for the first 6 lines and 20PPs for every time they contribute the next set of 6 lines
  • The event closes in 6 weeks
  • The results are announced with the completed story giving credits to the contributors

SixPens-08 is presently open for participation in our Facebook group Write.Read.Support. Join us there.


Previous contributions in SixPens can be read here:

The Hidden Code

SixPens-07 ____________________________ "If his wife had believed him he wouldn't have gotten into trouble. Only if he had paid heed to her warning. When she said, ‘Don't go today, am sensing danger.’ But to Kris, t'was false alarm. He knew he had to head out. He had to be there ...
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Who is Markus Marshall?

SixPens Tale-06 My real name is Markus Marshall. You heard it right. I am. But that's not what they knew. My parents had named me Ryan. As I grew I became aware of my popularity in my school. I was known as a joker. A joker whose jokes were as ...
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The Greatest Lesson

SixPens Tale-05 "They weren’t supposed to know about the circumstances of their birth, that no matter what happens, not one of them should know the secret. But, there are threats out there waiting to pry it open and I’m afraid the time has come when the truth shall be out ...
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Emily, The Witch

SixPens Tale- 4 Everyone said that Emily was a witch who does black magic and I never seemed to believe anyone. But, I still had my doubts. So I decided to befriend her. At first, she seemed to be quite bizarre with her strange acts, (suspecting the motive of my ...
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I’m So Happy To See You

SixPens Tale- 3 “I’m so happy to see you!” “Where were you all these days?” continued Ben after Tom didn't answer. “I searched all over for you.” Tom looked away recalling those events. The day it all had happened. Then, Tom quickly hugged his friend. Ben could not stop his ...
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It Had Been Ten Years Since

SixPens Tale- 2 It had been ten years since those haunting aliens were last encountered and their nefarious plans of invasion had created a state of malaise. I vividly recollect that balmy day and the spotless skies without end. Suddenly, the weather became ominously eerie as innumerable warships made their ...
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