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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Dad ring leader. Mom circus juggler.

by Contemplative on August 25, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

August 24th would have celebrated their wedding anniversary. Ate cake. Their servings, too. Got it discounted 50% off. Mom would be so proud. Both reasons. Tears shed. Building happy memories. Know she is here in spirit.


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