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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Won't do laundry unless in basket.

by jl333 on September 7, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

If kids can't find the laundry basket that is usually less than 5 feet away, then I can't find myself to pick it up off the floor to wash it. Don't complain if you don't have something washed that you needed. Shoulda put it in the fricken basket.


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