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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by lillybrook on July 15, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

It's too fun... way more fun than the paperwork on my desk. But, alas, sometimes one must be a cog for the wheel to move forward -- then, as a reward, I can climb up the moving machine and feel the wind on my face again!


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