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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When the moon shines, I howl

by jl333 on June 22, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I have to admit, as I was scrolling through the memoirs, I first thought the random word of the day might have been 'moon shine' after reading BanjoDans and CF's memoirs, and this is what popped into my head. However, I now see that moon shine has nothing to do with RWOTD. Such is life.


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