“A semicolon is used when an author could’ve chosen to end their sentence, but chose not to. The author is you and the sentence is your life," explained the late Amy Bleuel, founder of Project Semicolon, an organization dedicated to the prevention of suicide.
Today is the first anniversary of my sister's death.
From April 2015 through to the end of July 2018, I have had 12 people die amongst friends and family, and I have had to euthanize my dog and two of my cats.
And my dog is the only one who was of related issues.
I have had a number of very close friends dealing with both chronic and acute health problems involving hospitalizations and surgeries and life changes.
This is about celebrating their continuing and my own.
This is about allowing space for my as I hopefully start to again after what has been a pretty shitty time.
This is about a pause between the stress and grief and worry of all of that, working full time in a high pressure role, and completing a degree; taking a breath, and taking the next steps into 2019 and the final year of my 40s.
The is called Shamrock Green- my sister had of both &