semi-colon lapel pin by cutline
it was in 8th grade that i learned how to properly use a semi-colon. my advanced english teacher, mr. ferguson, was about 6 feet 6 inches tall – a giant – with the head of santa claus and personality of the grinch. although, i really think it was an act he used to put the fear of god in us all…
semi-colon button by leahmackindotcom
anyhow, our midterm assignment was simple: write 10 thesis statements. well, we all failed. no really, he failed us all! then he proceeded to put an example on the board that would be the prototype for every single thesis statement i wrote ever since. and he used a semi-colon.
i was in love.
felted semi-colon necklace by knitknit
sometimes though, when semi-colon isn’t paying enough attention to me. i give ampersand a call. just to talk. what’s your favorite punctuation mark?