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Get Your Sci-Fi Fix in Six With George Takei!

Escape from reality and create your Sci-Fi fantasy in just Six Words. The future is here and yours to craft—whether your tales travel through time and space, or involve robots in supernatural odysseys, the possibilities are infinite! Here’s how and when you can join in:

Wednesday, June 4 — 3:30pm EDT
Prompt: “Write a #SciFi Story in #SixWords”
Tweet: My #sixwordscifi “SIX WORDS OF YOURS GO HERE” @sixwords #sixwords
e.g., My #sixwordscifi “I’m beside myself; cloning machine works.” @sixwords #sixwords

George Takei

George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) is best known for his role as Hikaru Sulu in Star Trek. This TV, film and stage actor is also an author and activist who is a social media powerhouse. His Six-Word challenge: Write a #SciFi Story in #SixWords

He is joined by Emmy-winning singer, actor and now bestselling sci-fi novelist Rick Springfield (@rickspringfield).

• Each day during the festival, we’ll be giving away six Six-Word Memoir books at random times throughout the festival. All you have to do is tweet with the hashtags we’re using during each of the prompts, as well as follow @sixwords.

Follow @sixwords on Twitter for the latest on the Six-Word Fest and join us 24/7 at!


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