a person telling a story
a form of writing in which the story is told from the perspective of a character in the story
a form of writing in which the story is told from on omniescient point of view; all characters are referred to as "he" or "she."
the sequence of events that make up a literary work; the structure of the story
the background (as time and place) of the action of a story or play
a style of literature emphasizing the grotesque, mysterious and desolate