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.

So give six a try—and make your words count.


Six Word Memoirs




Member since May 20, 2008


Right now, I'm reading:
Da Vinci Code (Dan Brown), Talk to the Snail (Stephen Clarke)

My favorite story of all time is:
A good love story

In bed I like to read:

bscholl’s Latest Memoir of 4

“should've taken better care of body”

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