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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Twinkled my lights... basked in afterglow.

by accidentaltourist on December 14, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Mistled my toes,
I felt blissfully gifted.
When he sugared my plums,
I just had to dance.
Such a twinkling of lights...
...the afterglow lingers.
The best kind of fun
when he jingled my bells.


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