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.

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Mourning a friend who should've been.

by ADHDean on March 2, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I wish we could have met James. Jen and I both hope to meet DDC someday. Any man who has demonstrated that kind of love to his beloved is a friend of mine, and has my respect and admiration. Rest well, James.


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