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Six Words + Lovabull = The #LovabullinSix Campaign

Monday, August 22, 2016
It takes just Six Words to make someone think differently. That’s why Six-Word Memoirs collaborated with @pitbullinstagram—featuring an assist from The Huffington Post’s RuffPost—on the #LovabullinSix campaign, bringing awareness about rescue dogs across the globe. Lovabull is a Columbus-based organization that unites pit
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Ms. Ahmed’s Second Grade Art Class at Classical Charter Schools in Bronx, New York

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Students in Zafirah Ahmed’s second grade art class have the freedom to allow their creativity and imagination to blossom at Classical Charter Schools in the South Bronx, New York. When Ahmed discovered Six-Word Memoirs recently (thanks to me, her sister and Six Words
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The Top Six Ways To #StayCoolin6Words

Friday, August 12, 2016
The hotter it is, the more hotheaded we are! For SixContest #81, we wanted to learn your secrets for beating the heat and keeping your composure. While some seek the refreshment of adult beverages (“Gin and tonic. Maybe a couple.” —JRE23), others revert to
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Memoirist of the Month—August 2016: Sophie Ezzell

Monday, August 1, 2016
“My favorite Six-Word Memoir is also my first Memoir of the Day. I remember sneaking my phone out of my backpack during class so I could write a Six, and shortly thereafter, seeing my words in ‘The Daily Six’ box
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The Top Six-Word 2016 Campaign Buttons

Friday, July 29, 2016
We’re still more than 100 days out from the 2016 Presidential Election—and at this point, it seems like everyone is a political expert. So for SixContest #80, we challenged you to create your own six-word campaign buttons. Many entries stressed
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Ms. DeBlois’ ELA Students at Auburn Middle School in Auburn, Maine

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Students at Auburn Middle School in Auburn, Maine are greeted by this six-word slogan: “AMS is rooted in Core Values.” These tenants are also captured in six words: “Honesty, compassion, responsibility, respect, fairness, courage.” So it makes perfect sense that Six
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