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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Studied opera. Real voice on...

by Bookndz on January 27, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Musical theatre, ballet, classical voice ... I was on the steady path for the stage at a young age. In college, I switched to English Literature and never looked back. I finally discovered that I never wanted to sing someone else's words. I wanted to compose my own!


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