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.


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Right now, I'm reading:
Carol Burnett

In bed I like to read:
Smut mags - People, US, warning labels

If you were to throw up your hands in exasperation and yell "it's the story of my life," what would you be talking about?
Life is what I make of it...and I make it!

What six words would I tell my teen self if I could go back in time?
Motherhood going by quicker than thought!

Bobbee’s Latest Memoir of 172

“His laughter is the best medicine.”

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