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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Ever think you'd say it better?

by accidentaltourist on September 18, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Singing along to the radio. Full voice. You are a rock star. (Or country, or jazz, or opera, whatever your pleasure.)

And then comes that line...and it's like nails on a chalkboard....there's something about it that doesn't ring true. And you think, "It should be THIS instead."



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