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:
this web page

My favorite story of all time is:
The boy who asked for rocket shoes

In bed I like to read:
mattress tags

Besides SMITH, I read stories at:
on cereal boxes

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?
try, tried, trying, still trying, done

What six words would I tell my teen self if I could go back in time?
start doing what makes you happy

The song that encapsulates the soundtrack of my life is?
Louie Louie

drdeezuu’s Latest Memoir of 2

“expect the future, respect the past”

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