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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I still love you even now.

by consideringhope104 on September 3, 2011   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

My dad left my mom alone with three kids. My other two sisters hate him but I still love him. Even though he will never come back I love the man he was. The guy my mom fell in love with. I love what he could be if he finds the power to change.


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