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While the focus of most of these works is the menstrual cycle, some works referring to abortion have been included, where a cycle of life/death is indicated. Women artists' interpretation of menstruation is not simply a focus on menstrual blood, although the colours of white and red predominate. Menstruation is also about community between women, about different states of mind in menstrual cycles and about creativity. Most importantly, it is about overcoming ideas of shame and making visible a natural process which is typically hidden or washed away. Celebration as well as strong contrasts between embarassment and self-knowledge, even power, are also key.