Diagnostic Essay

Write a brief essay of no less than 490 words and no more than 500 words on the central characteristics that, in your view, contribute to a successful or satisfying story. Use any or all of the Module 1 stories as examples to illustrate your ideas. You may, if you wish, refer to other short stories you’re familiar with, but be sure to use at least one story from the required readings. You’re free to borrow or adapt any of the ideas introduced in Module 1, or you may introduce your own. You’re entirely free to select the story features you want to write about.