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Short Story Def

title the name of the story
author the person that wrote the story
setting when and where the story took place
main character who the story is about
character sketch a brief description of the character
stock characters minor characters in the story
climax the most exciting part of the story
1st person when the person telling the story is in the story (I, we, me)
3rd person when the person telling the story is not in the story (he, she, they)
theme the moral of the story
type what kind of story it is
conflict a struggle between opposing forces
man vs man when there is a disagreement or fight between two people
man vs nature when man is going against the elements
man vs society when a man is going against a large group of people
man vs himself when someone is making a decision
irony something unexpected
plot the steps involved in solving the problem in a story
narrator the person telling the story
fiction any literature that isn’t a true story
short story a story that solves one problem
tone the author’s attitude
mood how the story makes you feel
non-fiction a true story
Created by: lryan
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