A Six-Word Memoir® is the story of your life—some part of it or all of it—told in exactly
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
More than half a million short stories have
been shared here.
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For no reason at all, and with no explanation, his father fled the world. A sea of dark blue symbolism in front if him, waves of safety and service with an undertow of hyper-vigilance, he was left adrift. He climbed the altar stairs like an offering. Curling his ten small fingers around the podium edge, lifting...