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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Why aren't you wearing your sandwich?

by L2L3 on January 18, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

This was Wench's question for me at Katz's Deli. My answer? I'm so much older with so much practice. Had never been to Katz's. I think their pastrami is awesome but probably prefer the open-face reuben at the Carnegie. Truth? I prefer the one requiring the shortest walk or cab ride.


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