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“Sister’s advice not heeded. Ends horribly.” — A Great Six-Word Teen Site

Thursday, December 4th, 2008

By Rachel

teddy.JPGFor the last four days, I have done nothing but email teens who are finalists for our upcoming teens-only six-word memoir book. It’s hundreds and hundreds of stories, plus some pictures, some advice, some tough questions, and some secret-sharing of my own. Today, I got a reply informing me that a memoir Larry and I had selected wasn’t written by a teen at all, but by their teacher, testing the waters. Turns out, Mr. Andree has his students’ stories on a great website, where each teen writer has a six-word memoir, a slightly longer background story, and even a picture. Don’t miss it! And if you’re working on a six-inspired project, be sure to let us know…

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One response

  1. Annie says:

    Just waiting to leave the nest.

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