What are your six words?
When Ernest Hemingway famously wrote, “For Sale: baby shoes, never worn,” he proved that an entire story can be told using a half dozen words.
Let me know your six-word memoir!
from the book:
Fifteen years since last professional haircut. – Dave Eggers
Why can’t I clot?
– Scott mebus
I hope to outlive my regrets – Bob Logan
Revenge is living well, without you. – Joyce Carol Oates
Underachieving . . . but willing to overcompensate halfheartedly – Frank J. Lepiane
Secret of life: marry an Italian. – Nora Ephron
Maybe you had to be there. – Roy Blount Jr.
Last words, our daughter, too soon. – Steve Allen
Rich in degrees and student loans. – Barb Piper
Suburban Christian child.
Hippie agnostic adult
– Shannon Barnes
She left Texas none too soon. – Jen Worrell
Met love. Married. Four children. Happy.
Write me! What is your six-letter memoir??