May 7, 2012 in
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Write your story in six words.
Here is mine.
In the process of grace learning.
Scarred. Redeemed. Healing. Hoping. Parenting. Leading.
Jim, this is really hard to do, but a great challenge. Trying to encapsulate so much of what God has done in me, I have done to myself, others have done for me, in me, to me…wow!
Let. Me. Use. These. Words. Wisely.
Nice David. Me too!
Success, one poem at a time.
Wow. That’s pretty confident Gabriel. That inspires me! Thanks for sharing!!!!
Created. Chosen. Redeemed. Living by grace.
Love this Kerri. Thanks so much for sharing!!!
Abandoned. Fearful. Rescued. Restored. Loved. Released.
Carrie, that is AWESOME. I really like the Released part. Such a beautiful word. I think of a bird flying off or another animal running free after being captive. Thanks so much for sharing!!
Love this exercise. Great way to outline one’s life:
Born-Again (not really one word)
That’s fantastic Stephen! Love it!!!!!!
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Grateful- dreamer- striving,-hopeful- happy- courageous.
Fantastic Stephanie. Thank you so much for sharing. I really like how you have happy in there. We all need to be a bit happier!!
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Awesome, thanks for sharing!!!!
damn, jim! this is harder than i thought! but i love the concept. i’ll have to think about it and get back to you on this.
Chad, thanks so much for sharing. I can just feel the HONESTY oozing from this. Thanks for being so honest. I sincerely appreciate it!!
Imagination. Tomboy. Partying. Motherhood. Isolation. Intention.
Yvette, from what you have told me of your story, this is RIGHT ON. GREAT JOB!!! Thank you so much for sharing!!
Krista, this is great. I like how your story has such a natural flow to it. Thanks so much for sharing!!
Innocent. Abused. Broken. Grace. Courage. Alive.
Rebekah thanks so much for sharing! Thank you so much for your honesty and sincerity as well. You are absolutely showing courage and also how you are alive now.
Born. Living. Confused. Searching. Saved. Focusing.
David, this rocks. Love it. I think it fits you well. (And me too in a lot of ways!) Thanks for sharing buddy!
Jim, this is just so cool. What a great idea. I really like the words that you have chosen.
Thanks so much Nics! I appreciate it. Thank you for the kind words and thanks so much for participating!!
Redeemed Storyteller Writer Seer Creative Hopeful
Nics, those are fun words. I really like that you included writer and storyteller. I think that tells me how passionate you are about writing. I love it!
Joel, these words intrigue me. I look forward to hearing more of your story. Thanks so much for sharing!!!!
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Nice Ashton. Thanks for sharing!!
I live. I try. I dream.
Keeks I LOVE THIS! SERIOUSLY! I wish I wrote that!
Haha! Thanks! Maybe I should’ve wrote: I dream. I try. I live.
This is so much fun to play around with! So glad you posted this today!
This is great thanks for sharing!!
Pain. Sorrow. Affliction < Hope. Faith. Love.
Love this Emily. So powerful!!!!
This is awesome stuff! Not just saying that b/c you are my wife either..haha
Awesome stuff Cole. Really tells about you and your pursuit of adventure!
This is awesome Eileen and I think it fits you well!!
Pilar thank you for sharing your story and being so honest.
Quiet. Insecure. Loved. Passionate. Trying. Anticipating.
I love it Jamie! I must admit i kind of thought you would have musical or music in your story too that’s what I think of when I think of your story.
This is great Jamie. I automatically thought of music or musical when I saw you wrote a 6 word story
I wish my life were a musical. It’d be way more fun spontaneous song an dance.
I think I could have copied your 6 words as my own.
my god! it’s like reading my life story.
Love. Encourage. Hope. Challenge. Grace. Thankful.
Awesome stuff Tammy you are DEFINITELY an encourager!!! Thanks so much for sharing!!
Tammy you are an encourager! I think this fits you to a T!
I love 6 word stories! Thank you for reminding me to go request Not Quite What I Was Planning (note the six-word title) from the library, it’s a collection of six word stories.
I haven’t written my own yet, but I’m thinking about it. So many words, such a lot of life…and I have to choose just 6? It overwhelms my dreamy brain!
Haha glad to help! Think about it and I KNOW you can do it and I’d love to read it!
You can do it Anne! I have faith in you. I KNOW you can squeeze a 6 word story out
Cath this is beautiful!! Absolutely beautiful! Thanks for sharing!!
This is beautiful Cath! Seriously beautiful!! Thanks for sharing!!
Fantastic Nicole! So awesome! Thanks for sharing!!!!!
Wow, fearless explorer! I love it Nicole!! IMPRESSIVE!!!!!!!
Love. Exploration. Joy. Tenacity. Create. Share.
Love it Drew! I think this fits you really well!! Thanks for sharing! I do think that you could have used the word candy if it were 7 word stories
I was betting money you’d include candy in your story. DOHT! I lose. Haha
Love it thanks for sharing Thomas!
Thomas, thanks so much for sharing!
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