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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You'll notice whatever you're looking for.

by NumbrOneAunt on January 9, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

not a new idea, i know, but it occurred to me as i was leaving for work this morning. i saw the most beautiful sickle moon: incredibly thin but very clear. whenever something starts me off in a good mood, i tend to notice the good things for the rest of the day.


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