Students must write a 6 word story and show ID to get a discount. We will also collect 6 word stories from the audience - between main slam stories, while judges are judging, volunteers may choose a card at random and improvise a one minute story on a 6 word memoir. To help you practice - consider that 40 words, said with good inflection and expression will take about a minute.
Examples from npr are here
and the famous Hemingway story: "For Sale. Baby shoes. Never worn." Below is a sample from npr story; " Asked to quiet down; spoke louder."