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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Missing mom, preparing to call mother.

by _Miracle on September 11, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Cancer and Schizophrenia: both insidious, hideous, stealers of lives.

It would be nice to be able to call my momma if the conversation with my mother doesn't go well.
It will be nice for the conversation to go well with my mother.


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