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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Yep, that's me waving 'Hi Mom'

by jl333 on October 14, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

For the last two years, the TV cameraman at the Jetski World Finals has put the camera right on me. My first thought that always comes to mind...wave to the camera and say Hi Mom...hope my Mom sees it in heaven


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