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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Right now, I'm reading:
minds... and my url not posting on here...here it is /twoyearoldshadow.tumblr.com

My favorite story of all time is:
This is one of those impossible questions. First that popped into my mind are the shorts in Kissing in Manhattan. But seriously...how can you answer this?!

In bed I like to read:
Cheesy young adult novels...yes like Twilight.

Besides SMITH, I read stories at:
Zyte aggrigates them for me. So lazy. I know. And my Tumblr dashboard.

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?
Arranging a sitter to attend the parents meeting at my kiddos school, getting to the right place on time dressed like an adult....on the wrong day. This doesn't just apply to parenting situations.

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