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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The best kids I never had.

by Monica_M on July 15, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I am the proud step-mother of two wonderful children. Now twenty-three and thirty, they have been in my life more than twenty years. A true blessing from the gods.


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