It’s OK to get confused with semicolons and colons; you’re not alone. As with most English grammar concepts, there are so many exceptions, alterations, and arguments within the rules that it’s hard to keep them all straight.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
Statistics show approximately 1 in every 4 women in the United States is, has, or will be a victim of domestic violence sometime in her life.
Several years ago, I discovered A Salty Piece of Land, a novel Jimmy had written about a rancher who tells his boss where to shove it, picks up and moves to the tropics for a relaxed (if predictable) lifestyle that features women, booze, and the sea.