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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Member since February 8, 2012


Right now, I'm reading:
Estate paperwork!! I am drowning in it!!

My favorite story of all time is:
Gone with the Wind is a classic. Little Women, Little House on the Prarie series I have memorized from childhood.

In bed I like to read:
Murder mystery and biographys.

Besides SMITH, I read stories at:
I read anywhere and everywhere.

Katcan’s Latest Memoir of 166

“Childhood home belongs to brother now.”

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