The Handprints Inside Us by Afrah Bari

Each day I see the many ways in which we impact the people around us; and they, us.  From when we feel compelled to tell them what we think, to us wanting them to voice their opinion. We seek to not only affect them, but also their validation. We feel incomplete having not told them.… Continue reading The Handprints Inside Us by Afrah Bari


What are Character Flaws?

When writing characters, it can sometimes be difficult to bring them to life and make the reader feel as though these characters are real. This article will explain character flaws, so you can effectively write characters and integrate them into your plot. Character Traits and Character Flaws Character traits are personalities, values and qualities that… Continue reading What are Character Flaws?


Life by Sultan Sajid

Leaves falling from the tree Following in the footsteps of unknown Crumbling up into memories Of the unseen People walking by Towards money and fame Not being able to see What they step on What they spend on Crumbling the leaves Memories of seeds Break into pieces Stepping on hearts Of the people that are… Continue reading Life by Sultan Sajid


Weekly Writing Prompt #24

"Keep your hopes up high and your head down low" - All I Want, A Day To Remember   Every week, Forever Endeavour is here to give you a word, picture or song lyric to ignite your imagination and get you writing your next piece. Whether it propels you back to a vivid memory or… Continue reading Weekly Writing Prompt #24


Offer by Juan Bautista Correa

I don't have much to offer, only two restless eyes, all the music I’ve heard and a great hunger for life and understanding.   I can't give you more because I don’t have it. I haven't earned  the right to have it.   I must admit, I don't like when I’m wrong, I hate the… Continue reading Offer by Juan Bautista Correa


How to be Diverse and Inclusive in Your Writing

Sometimes as writers, we naturally lean towards characters similar to ourselves, our family or friends, and other people around us. As creators, however, I believe we owe it to our readers to show an accurate portrayal of real life, from angles that aren't our own, and submerge our readers in ideas and perspectives that challenge… Continue reading How to be Diverse and Inclusive in Your Writing


Cure! You Menace by Mohid Bin Abid

In captivity of the cure, He laid dormant for days, Splendid was he on his feet, He tries to paint upon his greys, His spirits have him far from the edge, He carved another line on the wall, Waiting to break free but, Patience and Temptation, it was a brawl! Cling! Cling! Cling! And he… Continue reading Cure! You Menace by Mohid Bin Abid


Creepers pt.2 by Natalie Caulwell

It comes with a punch-drunk stroke of bad luck, and knocks the air out of your lungs; your vodka windpipe burns black, makes you breathless - and settles in your bones.  Your body will heave a breath of dog tiredness, And you wonder if it’s from carrying around the weight of solitude, Or from the… Continue reading Creepers pt.2 by Natalie Caulwell


Fevers of the Sleepless by Afrah Bari

Twisting and turning is all I seem to be doing lately.  Grabbing at the sheets, so they replace the warmth that you stole. Drifting into an uneasy dream, constantly brushing off the sweat on my brow. Waking up to a silent house isn't as relaxing as people make it out to be. I was told… Continue reading Fevers of the Sleepless by Afrah Bari