Short Stories Terms & More!. Fiction - Prose writing that tells about imaginary characters and events. PLOT -the sequence of events. 1. Exposition - background information; introduces characters, setting, and basic story 2. Rising Action - introduction of conflict and increase of tension
Short Stories Terms & More!
Fiction - Prose writing that tells about imaginary characters and events
* Inciting Incident - event that propels main character into problem situation or conflict
a. person vs. person
b. person vs. society
c. person vs. nature
b. Omniscient - includes thoughts and feelings of all characters.
withholdingkey details to understanding the story
foreshadowing what may happen later on in the story