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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.

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Your Six Words for Mother Nature

by TeamSixWords on April 20, 2014   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

SixContest #22: What You’d Say to Mother Nature

With Earth Day on Tuesday, April 22 and spring in full effect, this SixContest has a green essence. This week, we're looking for your six word messages to Mother Nature. You can tell her your Earth Day plans, your hopes for conservation or pose questions to the lovely Earth Mother. Your six words can include a backstory (we love reading them!), but please submit only one entry per comment. So, what would you say to the goddess of the green?


Contest runs through Friday, 4/25 until 3:00PM ET. Our winner will take home a sleek key tag thanks to our friends at variouskeytags.com. Submit your entries in the comments below or on our social media pages (remember to tag Six Words!): facebook.com/sixwordmemoirs | twitter.com/sixwords | sixwordmemoirs.tumblr.com


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