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“From birth, tears mean you’re alive.” Best Six of the Week

Friday, May 7th, 2010

By Larry Smith

Each week, you send in hundreds of Six-Word Memoirs. Here are six we love from the week ending May 7. Click on each author’s name to check out more memoirs he or she’s written.

Six in the News: “Leaving the United States. Entering Arizona,” by Loon
Best Use of Technology: “Photoshop makes me younger and younger,” by 3Dog (image above)
Meanest Six-Word Streak: “I took lots of blackmail photos,” by MamaRocks
Most Literary: “Writing a novel with no eraser,” by Kcupcake
Most Moving: “From birth, tears mean you’re alive,” from SMITHTeener Norwegiangrumblybird
Best Backstory (a Six-Word MOMoir): “Are there good kinds of lice?,” by KittyNinja328. Read the backstory.

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