A Six-Word Memoir® is the story of your life—some part of it or all of it—told in exactly
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
More than half a million short stories have
been shared here.
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I don't know why Janay Rice married the man who, months earlier, knocked her out cold in an elevator. And neither do you. It's not always clear why someone stays with his/her abuser, and sometimes, the abuse itself isn't even clear.
Bought the shot glass.
Many, many moons ago, I had a Shakespearean-style teen romance. He entered his 19th year...