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Why Peace? Why a semi colon? Why a heart? Why a tattoo on the inside of my wrist?
It is kind of funny how those are the questions I really haven't received... Most everyone has just looked and said, hmm... pretty... or nice...  So first things first... The semi colon... For those that don't understand the meaning of the semi colon movement, here it is in a nut shell, straight from the website... Amy Bleuel of Green Bay, Wisconsin; founded the non-profit Project Semicolon in 2013, a decade after losing her father to suicide and in the wake of her own years of despair and self-injury, to try and provide hope and support for people with mental illness.
“A semicolon is used when an author could’ve chosen to end their sentence, but chose not to,” explains the website for her faith-based movement. “The author is you and the sentence is your life.”
So when I read this story about the project I knew my newest art project had to include something that would help bring me meaning and pe…