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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Senior discount at movies, yay gray!

by mzejay on May 27, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

My husband and I went to the movies yesterday. We are aged 42 and 48 with a healthy amount of gray hair each. We didn't ask for or even notice we had received the discount until we were in the snack line. Then we laughed so hard.


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