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International Women’s Day Celebration – We Need You!

International Women's Day falls on Sunday 8th March 2020, and we want to amplify and celebrate the voices of creative and passionate women on Forever Endeavour all weekend. How can you get involved? We are encouraging submissions of poetry, fiction and non-fiction that bring light to issues and challenges faced by women, amazing accomplishments achieved… Continue reading International Women’s Day Celebration – We Need You!

Advice

Weekly Writing Prompt #30

'Paralysis' [Definition: the loss of the ability to move (and sometimes to feel anything) in part or most of the body, typically as a result of illness, poison, or injury.]   Every week, Forever Endeavour is here to give you a word, picture or song lyric to ignite your imagination and get you writing your… Continue reading Weekly Writing Prompt #30

Poetry

The earth said: ‘remember’ by Lou Hecht

The earth said: ‘remember.’ Remember what? I would have asked Remember the moments that made me soar, high as a kite Butterflies pour from my teeth when I speak of them   Maybe remember the moments that made me cry that smashed the intangible object that is me Now more than ever before   Or… Continue reading The earth said: ‘remember’ by Lou Hecht

Advice

Weekly Writing Prompt #29

"I've seen your kind before And I know exactly what you want" - Next, The Weeknd   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 sparks a… Continue reading Weekly Writing Prompt #29

Poetry

be gentle by Liv Chalmers

don’t let him bend the spine of your book you deserve preservation. no folded corners, your pages are fragile; you do not deserve to be read in indignation. This poem features in the collector's edition of Liv's debut poetry collection 'serendipity'. Check out Liv's website for all the details of how to purchase her collections:… Continue reading be gentle by Liv Chalmers

Fiction

Biggest Fan, pt. 5 by Heather Taylor

“Five minutes remaining, everyone. Fi-i-i-i-i-i-i-i-ive…minutes.” Half of the students in the sports hall frantically flicked through their physics paper while the other half, those who had already given up within the first thirty minutes of the exam, mentally groaned with the great effort of staying awake even longer. Bella was among the second half. She… Continue reading Biggest Fan, pt. 5 by Heather Taylor

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Weekly Writing Prompt #28

'Horizon' [Definition: the line at which the earth's surface and the sky appear to meet; or; the limit of a person's knowledge, experience, or interest.]   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… Continue reading Weekly Writing Prompt #28

Poetry

beachside caravan park by Beth Phillips

ocean dances like the dirt bike on ridgacre road, lustful and longing and silent at noon.   ocean pulls at my feet, collecting heavy steps and heartbreak for children to play with.   ocean watches parents argue over where the wind catcher should go, whose turn is it to collect change, who will end up… Continue reading beachside caravan park by Beth Phillips

Advice

What are Archetypes?

Applying and understanding character archetypes to your writing is an important part of creating a story and being a writer. This article will explain what archetypes are, what they mean to writers and some examples you can use in your own writing. An archetype is a typical example of something, be it a person, place… Continue reading What are Archetypes?