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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8 years. Never even took notice

by jl333 on April 3, 2014   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

For 8 years,I have had these pink and brown Converse shoes. Now granted, I don't wear them everyday, but funny how I never noticed the heart on my shoe until today. And there's only one. There's not even one on the other shoe. Now I can't stop noticing it!


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