It’s a punctuation symbol that seems simple enough; a semicolon.
You may have seen someone with on tattooed on them, and wondered what it meant.
Project Semicolon took off in 2016, when a woman named Amy Bleuel lost her father to suicide.
It quickly became a symbol to encourage love and support for those who struggle with depression, suicidal thoughts, addiction, and loss.
We reached out to hear about why have a semicolon tattoo, and you responded with some very powerful stories.
If you are struggling with suicidal thoughts, or know someone who is, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifetime 24/7 at 1-800-273-8255.
You can also text “TALK” to 741-741.