My six-word memoir

Recently, GalleyCat and SMITH Magazine teamed up to hold a six-word memoir contest themed to “mothers and daughters” and “fathers and sons”. Naturally, the contest closed on Mothers’ Day.

It happens that I, well … I won.

So this Wednesday evening, I am joining a group of published authors and others at an event SMITH Magazine calls “I am turning into my mother”.

They are giving me a chance to read the winning six-word memoir and provide a bit of the backstory. Relatives among us, relax: I’m going with something reasonably humorous.

If you’re interested, the event is inexpensive ($10), open to the public and (I am told) warm and embracing. Well, we can hope.

About Brian O'Leary

Founder and principal of Magellan Media Consulting, Brian O’Leary helps enterprises with media and publishing components capitalize on the power of content. A veteran of more than 30 years in the publishing industry and a prolific content producer himself, Brian leverages the breadth and depth of his experience to deliver innovative content solutions.

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