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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Houston...we found your rocket engines

by jl333 on March 23, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

On the bottom of the sea floor. From the Apollo Saturn 5 rockets that brought the Astronauts to the moon. It's a pretty amazing find, even if you're not into rocket science.


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