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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Thirty nine. Not much time left:(

by TKO-Rich on March 17, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

This was both my 39th post AND my 39th year. I'm restless, depressed and trying to find way to reinvent myself. No mid-life crisis; just not quite satisfied at the superhero I so desperately wanted to become as a youth. Be careful what you wish for because the world shows no mercy and ALWAYS has expectations.


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