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6 word memoirs
Transcript of 6 word memoirs
Say a lot with a little.
six word stories
I am trying, in every regard- Lionel Shriver, novelist
Fourteen years old; story still untold- David Gidwani
I'm too young for a memoir.
Only have one life, live it.
We are more than six words...
Hand too big for Pringles Can.
"Legend has it that Hemingway was once challenged to write a story in only six words. His response? “For sale: baby shoes, never worn.” Starting in 2006, SMITH Magazine re-ignited the recountre by asking our readers for their own six-word memoirs. They sent in short life stories in droves, from the bittersweet (“Cursed with cancer, blessed with friends”) and poignant (“I still make coffee for two”) to the inspirational (“Business school? Bah! Pop music? Hurrah”) . . . ."
One life… it’s like a rollercoaster.
Math does not work with me.
Dogs: they’re more than great, awesome
My mom rocks, just like dad.
Take care of the world ,EVERYONE!
Why can’t vegetables taste like dessert ?
I love almost every single animal.
Can’t live without them ,my family.
Colin DuffyGood athlete, good student, GO COLTS!
Got jabbed, in nose, didn’t bleed
I am my brother’s punching bag
Live, laugh, love… all day long
Can’t live without them: mom & Dad
Can’t live without MY pepperoni pizza
Write FIVE six word memoirs.
It should be all about you.
You can write more than 5.
Have fun, be creative, think concise
With your table, write five 6 word stories about....
No more, no less than 6 words.
About any part of the story.
Tornado, bad aim, flying monkies, home.
New red shoes, very high price.
Scaredy cat, rusty man, straw dude.
Hot air balloon left without me.
Landed my house on a witch.
She's melting! Did not expect that.
Now let's practice with a partner.
With a partner, write TWO 6 word stories
about Among the Hidden.
Short, sometimes mistaken for sixth grader.
Lover of all things round , pudgy.
Husband, me, dog. We're all short.
Pretty funny for a teacher lady.
Always chooses cart with wobbly wheels.