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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I propose new Six category: Dreams.

by illuminatrix on March 13, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I'm thinking primarily of the sleep type, but no reason to exclude hopes for the future. In the meantime, I will add some Fivers preceded by "Dream:" Of course, we could just six dreams without saying that's what they are or say so in a backstory, but I still think it would make an excellent new category. Thoughts?


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