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:
The Lovely Bones

My favorite story of all time is:
Time Travelers wife

In bed I like to read:
The Lovely Bones

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?
Color guard most likely haha!

What six words would I tell my teen self if I could go back in time?
cherish friends while you're still friends

Britney94’s Latest Memoir of 55

“depression spiraling life into deep hole”

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