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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Wanting to be a better me.

by jene2008 on April 23, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Mentally and physically. I'm actually starting training for my first 5k (June 8th). I feel like if I say it out loud I'll be expected to follow through. I'm looking at the finish line as my gift to myself for my 41st birthday.


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