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.

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Queen of hearts doesn't know jack.

by Monica_M on September 5, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

After 12 years of marriage, I'm still trying to figure out my husband. He makes me laugh, he cheers me up when I'm sad, and he's my strength when I'm scared. He constantly surprises me. I hope I never figure him out.


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