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.

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Mom wants to go home, but-where?

by JAD on January 29, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Most dementia patients constantly want to go home or will ask you to take them home. This is my continuous battle with my mom. I never know what home she is referring to.


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