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.

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He unloaded the dishwasher...my Prince!

by ShellDeFelice on February 9, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

One Valentine's Day I came home from work and there was a post it with a heart drawn in red stuck to the door of the dishwasher, that he had emptied. I remember that year more fondly then the other diamond studded years that followed.


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