People around the world are getting semicolon tattoos to show support for those who struggle with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. It represents the choice to continue life, because a semicolon is used when an author could have ended their sentence, but chose not to. The author is you and the sentence is your life.
Project Semicolon was born from a social media movement in 2013. The project exists to to encourage, love and inspire.