Before I Die, I Want To . . .

Submitted a year ago
Created by
Susan B. Apel

If you missed the wall in Norwich, Vermont this past summer, fear not.

You can still fill in the blank. Over 2000 Before I Die walls have been created in over 70 countries. They're about death, and life, and they invite the viewer not just to contemplate, but to act. The walls are interactive and meant to be written on, read, scribbled over. There is now a book that has recorded some of the favorite answers, like "create a typeface of my own," and "get rid of all regrets."

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Montpelier (featured photo above) is currently in on the act. The chalk was melting in the rain just a little but passersby could not resist. You shouldn't either. In the comments below, tell us what you want to do before you die. You won't be anonymous, so keep it clean. 


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