The Completely True Story of the Tutu Guy

Copy of Text here“I don’t think this tutu is big enough,” I said, holding up a floofy, flamingo-colored tutu to my generous hips.

“Well, I think Wal-Mart’s stock of tutus is probably directed at little girls, not nineteen-year-olds, Sarah,” said my friend, Liz (name changed to protect privacy).

We were standing in the Halloween costume aisle of our local Wal-Mart late one night. Liz tiredly leaned against our mostly empty shopping cart, and I put my hands on my hips, frustrated at the superstore’s lack of tutu selection.

“Can I help you with something?”

I turned around to see a young employee who had an uncanny resemblance to Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Read More »

Challenge for Writers

Quick post for today!

A while back, I stumbled upon this wonderful site called Six Word Stories. It’s just what it sounds like, a collection of stories that are only six words long, inspired by Ernest Hemingway’s six word story challenge. As an Ernest Hemingway fan, and a fan of writing challenges, I thought this was a good bit to share.

Photo credit: Open Culture
Photo credit: Open Culture

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