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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Best Friends. Sisters. What's the difference?

by Lfeldmanhill on December 17, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

As an only child I'm so blessed to have a best friend that I consider my sister. I've known her for over 10 years. Sometimes we don't talk for months but the love is still there. Sometimes we disagree, but we never stop supporting each other. It's so easy to do when it truly feels like family.


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