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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Heroin she took my son away

by lost2many on June 28, 2017   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

My son passed away from an overdose of heroin in February of 2012. I miss him
every second of every day.
Rest in Peace
Kevin Brian Cherkas
I love you more than the moon loves her stars. Mom


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