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The ring didn't fit my finger

My friend K, an English degree chaser, had decided to grace me with one of the techniques she had learnt from their studies. Six-word memoirs are exercises intended to be story starters and a means to exercise your ability to create based on very little. 274 more words


The One Thing In My Way...

…is me

That’s me, back when I was young and unaware of how little of the world I’ve seen. I was always a wide-eyed little kid with wild dreams and a crazy imagination. 488 more words



Before I left for work this morning, I posted errantly on Facebook, “celebrating” my forty-sixth first day of school.  Today was, in fact, my forty-seventh.  Poor Mrs. 763 more words

Muscular Dystrophy

6-word memoirs to end the year

For those of you who have finished the year already, congrats. In Virginia, we’re still basically staring down four more weeks of school. We’re approaching what my fave principal used to call “keep the lid on it” time. 541 more words

Move Over, Haikus!

I had found a website, Six-Word Memoir, and wondered what you could possibly say in six words. But then I thought about it, how it might be a good challenge for me.  107 more words