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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Again popular. With way younger men.

by Amapola on June 14, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

At nearly 44, I just had two invitations "for a drink" from two 29-year olds in less than a day. I am very straightforward about my age, to which they say "age is just a number" and "love knows no boundaries".

I just haven't said yes yet (*6*).


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