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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Neck feels better, back goes out.

by NoNickname1 on April 20, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Neck pain for the last 2 weeks. Today I thought, Hey my neck feels better. Happy dance.(A slow happy dance, mind you). Stood up from the sofa and my back went out. I took account of everything that did feel okay and came out on the positive. Yes, that's what this lady does while giving thanks for retirement.


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