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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Her "selfie"-centered existence really irks mine.

by TheUnknownComic on April 3, 2014   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I know everyone can be self-centered and that it isn't always a bad thing but my daughter's Instagram account clearly shows who she thinks is the center of the universe.


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