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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Going to see brain doc tomorrow!

by StephanieTor on January 21, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I never thought I'd need to see a neurologist again because I haven't been to one since I was a teenager. No cure that I know of yet! My right arm has always been more affected by my CP and has been very spastic lately. I've been waiting two months for an appointment. The ironic part is that the doctor is my mom's neurologist.


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