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.

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My broken relationship didn't need re-pairing.

by notyouraveragegirl on June 3, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I was at a point of frustration where I was about to give up on us. We both worked on our individual issues and started focusing more on each other again. Love began to strengthen our bond once more. Life can test the unity of a couple. For awhile, I was looking outward for a solution when I should have turned in.


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