By Laurel, age 12
Teen Art & Lit — Six Word Memoirs
"One Life. Six Words. What's Yours?"
Can you tell the story of your life in just six words? This is the challenge set out on the Smithteens personal storytelling website. Check out some examples on the Smithteens site (and below) — then...
"Catch me if you can."
"Optimistically trying to change the world."
By naomi, age 14
"No more tears. Simple laughter suffices."
By Dominique, age 15
"Finally stopped lying; finally started trying."
By Jacqueline, age 15
"For me there aren't enough books"
By Sarah, age 14