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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113 degrees. Frostbite least likely outcome.

by MorningWood on January 17, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

It's 3.00 pm local time. About 30 minutes ago, Sydney achieved it's equal highest temperature on record- a stinking hot 45.3 degrees centigrade (113.5*F). The last time it was this hot was way back in 1939.


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