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:
Alice in Wonderland. Classic.

My favorite story of all time is:
Toss up between Alice in Wonderland and Pride and Prejudice. Dependent entirely upon what kind of mood I'm in.

In bed I like to read:
Nah, I like to read on quiet benches in the woods.

The song that encapsulates the soundtrack of my life is?
Big Girls Don't Cry - Fergie It feels like I almost felt the lyrics...

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