Six Word Story Contest

Where there are words are, there are people. And where people are, there are stories. You do not need many words to tell a story. Which world would you create with six words? In the run-up to the Passa Porta Festival, everyone can submit a Six Word Story.

Plant Je Six Word Story

Tell us your story, in just six words, no more, no less, and plant it on The deadline is March 21st.

The jury, led by Bert Kruismans, chooses nine laureates. They win an invitation to the opening of the festival and the award ceremony, the publication of their story in the streets, a duo-pass for the festival weekend and an exclusive meeting and workshop with writer Simone Atangana Bekono and a book voucher from the Passa Porta Bookshop.


The competition is an initiative of Creatief Schrijven vzw. An organization that is passionate about language and an open house for anyone who writes or wants to write.