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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Found Post-It note with Moms handwriting

by jl333 on December 15, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I was going through my closet when I found a box of affirmations that my Mom used to use at team meetings. Inside the box was this post-it note. It was neat to see her handwriting again. I think I'll start sharing some of these affirmations with Jeremy...the same ones my Mom used.


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