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:
The Trouble With Being God, The Tao of Writing, eBook: Postmarked

My favorite story of all time is:
The Velveteen Rabbit

In bed I like to read:
Just about anything. Inspirational, horror, books on writing, fictional stories that are not thrillers just good stories

Besides SMITH, I read stories at:
GoodReads.com, Wordpress.com, Blogger.com, SheWrites.com, Amazon.com (kindle app for PC and Mobile

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?
Living with bipolar depression, and boyfriends

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