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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When hospitalized, remember: NURSES know EVERYTHING.

by TigerROS on February 14, 2014   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I have been sick a very long time. And the first thing I learned is that NURSES have all the power. They run the hospital - not the doctors. They clean up your mess, and they hold your hand when you are scared.


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