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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i can't even say your name

by LittleMiss on January 30, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

When you let me down the last time, I vowed to cut you out of my life. No more texts, online conversations, no more peeking at your social networking profiles. I wasn't even going to let myself say your name. Over a year later, I miss the taste of you.


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