by Rachel Fershleiser and Larry Smith
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A sequel to Not Quite What I Was Planning contains 1,000 six-word memoirs from all kinds of writers, including Wally Lamb, Isabel Allende, James Frey, Ann Coulter, Tommy Chong, Chelsea Handler and many more. Original. 60,000 first printing.
February 3, 2010 Once asked to write a full story in six words, legend has it that novelist Ernest Hemingway responded: "For Sale: baby shoes, never worn." In this spirit, Smith Magazine invited writers "famous and obscure" to distill their own life stories into a single sentence. It All Changed in an Instant is the fourth collection of six-word memoirs from the magazine.
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