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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Walking over yonder, to say "Hi".

by jl333 on July 28, 2017   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Whenever one of my clients sends me grocery shopping, I always make it a point, no matter where I am in the store, to walk over and say hello to a lady named Lisa. We've become friends over the years, but I only recently learned her name.


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