Tag Archives: narrative

Y is for Yarn | #AtoZChallenge

YARN (Old English gearn): “An informal name for a long, rambling story–especially one dealing with adventure or tall-tales. The genre typically involves a strong narrative presence and colloquial or idiomatic English. The tone is realistic, but the content is typically … Continue reading

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Indirect Discourse in Third-Person Limited POV

What is indirect discourse? Indirect discourse is “a combination of a character’s thoughts and the author’s words. In the case of indirect discourse, you don’t need italics.” The above words were emailed to me by Mark Spencer, Dean of the … Continue reading

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N is for Narrated by the Narrator | #AtoZChallenge

Narrator The speaker or voice who is telling the story. Narrator and narrative (a collection of events that are linked together in a particular order to tell a story) lead into point of view and types of fiction. Point of … Continue reading

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