A story teller is a real, live person who does verbally what the narrator does in print.
f is a piecewise smooth funtion on [a,b] if f and f ' are piecewise continuous on [a,b]
She doesn't care what her husband thinks
A young wife and mother
There once lived a miserly, miserable old man.
A character who seems naïve may have a moment of sudden insight.
How honestly does the narrator represent the world
Does the narrator have something to hide/cover up. Does he have reason to "pad the truth"
Does the narrator actually understand what is going on
Is the narrator biased
Does the narrator contradict what he/she says
A reader may not connect with a character who seems dishonest.
Good writing can come from observations you make about the real world.
It becomes larger, moving from head to outside
Narration that tries to imitate the patterns of real thought.
Coming to understand how the narrator views the world.
To come to understand the narrator's perspective on the world
A larger psychic distance usually creates a less inimate tone.
A closer psychic distance can create a more intimate tone.
a man stands alone, in costume, on an empty stage
In an old mansion away from society
Have the narrator slip and reveal an unexpected fact.
Let another character suggest the truth.
How formal does the writing seem
The writer wants you to realize that the narrator is unreliable, and to take everything they've said with a grain of salt.
a narrator who doees not view similarly like others
to help the reader make better sense of the storys main events.