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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My town voted best in Minnesota!

by MsKillie on February 6, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Bloomberg Business Week rated my town the best place to raise kids in Minnesota! It's exciting to know my son is getting the best education and the best experience my state has to offer. (Even though I can't wait to move down south, I'll suffer through the cold winters for the sake of my child :)


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