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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I farted and Rylee ran away

by b.dale on November 8, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Usually the situation is reversed... I usually laugh while giving her grief. Like - "Oh hell, Rylee, you gotta fart on my lap?" She usually gives me guilty eyes and runs into her cage.


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