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Top Six-Word Tributes Honoring Inspirational Women

Friday, March 27, 2015
For SixContest #48, in honor of Women’s History Month, we asked you to craft Six-Word Tributes to an Inspirational Women. The influx of responses on our site and social media were poignant and proud, honoring the women who have shaped your lives and
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Top Six Dr. Seuss Inspired Memoirs

Friday, March 13, 2015
March 2 was Read Across America Day, celebrated around Dr. Seuss’ birthday to inspire new generations of lifelong readers. Many of us learned to read using Seuss books. His truthful, succinct rhymes are unforgettable! We think he deserves more than one
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Classroom of the Month: Lori Beck’s Art Class at Kelly Middle School

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Lori Beck noticed that students in her advanced art class had some free time, so she introduced Six-Word Memoirs to her students as a filler project, made up of multiple small assignments. An art specialist at Kelly Mill Middle School in Blythewood,
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Memoirist of the Month—March 2015: Susan Breeden

Sunday, March 1, 2015
“This site is extremely addictive. I’ll go through periods of posting several memoirs a day, followed by an extended creative drought. Yet, even when I’m not sixing or commenting, I’m never far away.” Name: Susan Breeden Place: Houston, Texas SMITH
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Top Acceptance Speeches in Six Words

Friday, February 27, 2015
Awards season follows hot on the heels of the holiday season, and with it just as many sparkles and shiny baubles. When their names are called, some winners read from a card, some make political statements, and some trip and
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Fifty Shades of Wordplay: Sixers Riff on Touchy Subject

Thursday, February 19, 2015
It wasn’t long before sexy sixes came flooding in over the past few weeks due to the release of the Fifty Shades of Grey movie. Sixers used the now-iconic title to inspire personal stories, commentaries on the book and film,
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