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“Now my sister, once my brother.” The Best Six-Word Memoirs of the Week

Saturday, January 14th, 2012

By Alyssa Jocson

This week, apocalypse predictions, Tebow crushes and a celebrity baby named Blue Ivy ruled headlines. The SMITH community wrote about these and their own personal headlines via thousands of Six-Word Memoirs. Below are the best stories of the week. For more reading, click on each author’s name.

Best Backstory: “Now my sister, once my brother.” -k-lou (profile image above) with a backstory
Best Source Material: “Aspiring to Betty-ness, Crocker, Page, Friedan.” -StacyJane
Most Candid: “Only porn I seek resembles her.” -renegade
Most Self-Aware: “Had a cookie. Resolutions be damned.” -treehugger from Six-Word Resolutions
Most Writerly: “Write lightly, since I always erase.” -lacrossemiddie from SMITHTeens
Best Imagery: “Relighting old flame with new matches.” -MelMellyM from Six Words on Love & Heartbreak

One response

  1. bevvie says:

    many kudos to all!

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