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.

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Consider yourself high energy? Low energy?

by thesagittarian12 on January 15, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I've been jokingly (I think) been accused of being on speed due to the crazy speed and intensity at which I do things. I feel constantly frustrated because most people don't seem to want to accept that this is the way I'm wired (mother genetics) and that I really have no choice in the matter.


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