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Plot and Narration Elements
The resolution or outcome of the story.
The suspenseful event which decides the outcome.
________conflict is inside one character's heart and mind.
________conflict is between a characters and an external force (other character or entity).
An event which creates a change in the plot.
An unexpected surprise ending.
Clues in the story about what will happen later.
Tension or the reader's desire to find out "what will happen next?"
This is the same as narrative point of view (P.O.V.) It refers to whether the voice telling the story is inside or outside the story.
first person narrator
This type of narrative perspective is a character inside the story and telling the story. They use "I" to tell the story.
This type of third person narrative perspective can see into the minds of all the characters. It is also called 'eye of god'.
third person limited
This type of third person narrative perspective, is outside the story, but cannot see into the minds of all the characters, usually just one.