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.

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Tomorrow's not promised. Write the (love)note.

by jab on April 22, 2014   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

A friend lost his life way too early leaving behind a wife and 3 beautiful daughters. One treasure he left her is a note he wrote a couple of years earlier telling her how much he loved her. "I could die tomorrow and know our girls are being raised by the best."


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