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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Happy as a housewife, after all.

by Wench on February 27, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Tonight: Tilapia wrapped in tinfoil with celery, mushrooms and a sauce made of butter, parmesan, fresh crushed basil, lemon juice, salt, pepper and mayo - garnished with scallions and baked for 20 minutes. On the side, steamed collard greens, honey ginger-glazed carrots and brown rice. All while babysitting two of my sister's kids. I'm feeling like SuperMom today.


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