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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Viewing life through brown coloured glasses.

by thesagittarian12 on July 11, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Brownification is the word- spread the word. My ratty, faded old red drapes have been replaced by sparkling new fig (dark brown) coloured ones. My paranoia about getting the floor scratched explains the towels. I think it's fair to say I'm happy with the result. :-D


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