Hey, readers and writers — here's a fun exercise making the social-networking rounds. The instructions are simple: Write your six-word memoir. (Ever see Hemingway's famous six-word story, which he dubbed the best work of his career?* This is like that, only you're supposed to stick to memoir.)
Many folks have offered up a word list, but a memoir is a story, dang it, and that's how I played. Here's mine:
I've succeeded in all my failures.
Share YOUR memoir in the comment section. Come on, wordsmiths! You know you want to!
*"For sale: baby shoes, never worn."