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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We're not screwed; we're just asleep.

by canadafreeze on May 6, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

A comment made about society. There is a lot of truthiness in those words, if we take them seriously.
The message seemed to be one of hope - that not all is lost. Some days, I only hear the positive in messages.


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