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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Bro sprouts musically in tune wings.

by yaelephant5 on June 24, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I've been trying to steer my brother away from his love of bands like Daughtry for years. Finally, after endless youtube dumping, .mp3 email exchanging and grooveshark links, he has come around. Now, he sends ME Silversun Pickups. He's far from flying, but my how he has progressed from The Fray!


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