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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The kids moved back. Economy stupid.

by iralarry on December 29, 2010   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Our daughter, 24, is an actor, enough said and our son, 32, lost his job in Miami and with no savings, came to NY until he gets on his feet again.


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