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“Getting older. Need to dream faster.” The Best Six-Word Memoirs of the Week

Friday, February 10th, 2012

By Alyssa Jocson

This week, the Giants won 21-17, Elizabeth celebrated 60 years as queen and Cupcakes Gourmet unveiled a $55,000 red velvet cupcake topped with an eight-carat diamond ring. The headlines boasted big numbers, but on SMITH Magazine’s Six-Word Memoir project, the magic number was six. Below are the best Six-Word Memoirs of the week; more stories can be found by clicking on each author’s name.

Most Writerly: “My six words grew into thousands.” -oopsalittle (picture above)
Best Logic: “Getting older. Need to dream faster.” -L2L3, with the most favorited memoir of the week
Best Imagery: “Ragdoll living in a Barbie world.” -Rosenrot
Best Wordplay: “Traded laptop for lapdog. Better strokes.” -2wildcatdad
Sweetest Moment: “Kissing husband’s beautiful bald chemo head.” -DynamicDbytheC with Six Words on Love & Heartbreak
Most Suspenseful: “Waiting anxiously to give him valentine.” -onyxoutcast from SMITHTeens

One response

  1. bevvie says:

    kudos to all!

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