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.

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Six Word Memoirs




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Right now, I'm reading:
A book that will change to anther one in a matter of days

In bed I like to read:
A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens

What six words would I tell my teen self if I could go back in time?
I'm still there, so hold on

If I could have one person read my writing on SMITH it would be?
Some random strange I don't know.

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