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 NumbrOneAunt on September 6, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

we've all seen comments that are SO clever or just so perfectly right for the memoir that inspired them, right? use the comments here to share the best of the best: first, quote the memoir (including the author of course). then recap the comment(s) that bowled you over, again crediting the author of the comment.


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