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The 2nd Six-Word Festival Full Schedule

DAY 1, JUNE 4

Molly Ringwald

1:00pm EDT
Prompt: The Best Advice in Six Words
Tweet: The Best Advice in Six Words? Tweet @sixwords using #sixwordadvice #sixwords
Participants: Molly Ringwald (shown), WNYC,  Maria ShriverKatherine Schwarzenegger

 

George Takei

3:30pm EDT
Prompt: Write a #SciFi Story in #SixWords” 
Tweet: Write a #SciFi Story in #SixWords. Tweet @sixwords using #sixwordscifi #sixwords
Participants: George Takei (shown), Rick Springfield

 

DAY 2, JUNE 5

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10:30am EDT
Prompt: “Glad I Didn’t Get Caught When…” (in #sixwords)
Tweet: “Glad I Didn’t Get Caught When…” Tweet @sixwords using #notsosecretsix & #sixwords
Participants: Rob Delaney (shown), Piper KermanJudge Alex Ferrer

 

Sesame Street Muppets Group

1:00pm EDT
Prompt: “Six-Word Letter to My 3-Year-Old Self
Tweet: My #sixwordletter to my 3-year-old self… Tweet @sixwords using #sixwordletter #sixwords
Participant: Sesame Street

 

 

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3:30pm EDT
Prompt: Knew I Was A Mom When…” (in #sixwords)
Tweet: Knew I was a mom when… Tweet @sixwords using #knewiwasamom #sixwords
Participant: BabyCenter.com

 

 

DAY 3, JUNE 6

Jenny & Jason11:30am EDT
Prompt: “We Keep Our Marriage Alive By…” (in #sixwords)
Tweet: We keep our marriage alive by… Tweet @sixwords using #keepmarriagealive #sixwords
Participants: Jason Biggs (shown), Jenny Mollen (shown), Simon Doonan

 

Simon & Jonathan1:30pm EDT
Prompt: “What’s Your Six-Word Memoir?
Tweet: My #sixwordmemoir is… What’s yours? Tweet @sixwords #sixwords
Participants: Molly RingwaldMaria ShriverKatherine SchwarzeneggerGeorge TakeiRick SpringfieldRob DelaneyPiper KermanJudge Alex FerrerSesame StreetBabyCenterJason BiggsJenny MollenSimon Doonan (shown), Abbi CrutchfieldBaratunde Thurston

Prizes!
• Six people (maybe more!) who tweet during the Six-Word Advice prompt will be included from our new book, Six Words of Advice from Writers Famous & Obscure, coming out in 2015 from St. Martin’s Press. You must tweet on June 4 between 1-3pm EST, with the hashtag #sixwordadvice and follow @sixwords.

• Each day during the festival, we’ll be giving away six Six-Word Memoir books at random times throughout the festival. All you have to do is tweet with the hashtags we’re using during each of the prompts, as well as follow @sixwords.

Follow @sixwords on Twitter for the latest on the Six-Word Fest and join us 24/7 at sixwordmemoirs.com!

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