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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Australian tips. Wasn't expecting a novel.

by jl333 on November 27, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I'll be visiting my boss soon, and she sent me some tips to be better prepared when I come. Her tips turned out to be two full pages (30 tips in all with detailed info regarding each). I responded by sending her these six words.


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