A Six-Word Memoir® is the story of your life—some part of it or all of it—told in exactly six words.

In classrooms and boardrooms, churches and synagogues, veteran's groups and across the dinner table, Six-Word Memoirs have become a powerful tool to catalyze conversation, spark imagination or simply break the ice.

Here on Six Words, we offer a simple platform to share the short, sharp story of your life, as well as provide daily prompts to share your six-word takes on the topics of our times.

More than half a million short stories have been shared here. Read more about six.

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Dec 5, 2016
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It's human to light the darkness.

I drive around my town for a living. This time of year, I love to look at the lights. The town tree in the downtown square, the pillars on porches wrapped in white lights and our big park drowned in Yule artificial light. It doesn't matter whether it's affluent neighborhoods or impoverished housing along the tracks, houses are festive....
 

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