I am. The person was the founder of Project Semicolon, she was an inspiring figure to me. "Project Semicolon is a global non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and love for those who are struggling with mental illness, suicide, addiction, and self-injury. Project Semicolon exists to encourage, love, and inspire." A semicolon is used when an author could end a sentence, but actively chooses to continue it, it is a conscious decision.