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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Heart and hand returning to writing.

by StephanieTor on June 20, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Since I completed my memoir months ago, I haven't written regularly. I'm trying to change that - while still waiting for my book to be published or self-published. Today, I've been working on a guest blog post. Next, I need to begin writing an essay to enter into a contest for people with disabilities.


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