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 December 28, 2011


Right now, I'm reading:
"On the Road" Kerouac, "Sun Stand Still" Furtick

My favorite story of all time is:
The story of Jesus Christ - trying to model mine after Him and its virtually impossible

In bed I like to read:
The Bible or the back of my eyelids

Besides SMITH, I read stories at:
Youversion.com - just started on tumblr

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?
Thinking I have complete control when God (fate, destiny or whatever you want to call it) shows me I dont

davdav’s Latest Memoir of 4

“new year, some things never change”

Six Word Memoirs Logo
Powered by Smith Magazine