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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Go “Downtown!” Petula Clark turns 80!

by favepeep on November 15, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I couldn't believe it when I saw that today, November 15th, is Petula Clark's 80th birthday. "Don't Sleep in the Subway," "My Love," and "Kiss Me Goodbye," and "It's a Sign of the Times," such iconic songs from the 1960s and 70s. She's had a fabulous career and is still going! Congrats!


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