list of genres and sub-genres followed by an example of the genre poetry
This is the opening paragraph to The Call of Cthulhu by H.P. Lovecraft. It’s an extraordinary and ominous opening. One fears what else is to
My eight birthday was one of the best. My first in Scotland with a whole new group of friends. The photograph from the day shows
You know that bowl-cut some unfortunate people winded up having in their childhood? Well, I was one of them. My dad did actually put a
Romance Horror Horror is a genre which makes clowns, beds, children, men, dark streets and even your own mother scary. Not to mention the zombies.
Creative Writing Monday 24 April 1975 The army have surrounded the streets of Phnom Penh. The city has been thrown into complete chaos. City
Defining Fantasy- Magic, Other World’s, Faerie, Dragons, Wizards, Noble Knights, Quests, Adventure. From a story idea i’ve been kicking around in my spare time. It’s
My wee definition of class… Class defines people into different groups in society. Normally in a hierarchical arrangement. 10 descriptive words that evoke my region
You left Your sting in my veins, Embedded, Its acidic memories pulse through me My happy heart sore You were once the prescription to Your
Definition – a story of chivalry, relationships, sometimes with a struggle, love and problems.
Four genres – 1, Comedy 2, Romance 3, Science Fiction 4, Parody
His eyes do not leave the notebook as his pen bleeds black ink all over the clean white page. His hand and fingers are stiff from clutching a pen for
Caroline Fraser Squatted down low, hands over my ears to stop the shooting, stop the banging, stop the screaming, rocking back and forth until there
by Lindsay Brown The man is large, but not just in stature. His voice bounces around the room as he unselfconsciously bustles about, seemingly unaware
by Lindsay Brown Grow up. Don’t be provocative. Don’t flirt. Exercise and keep trim. Don’t show too much flesh. You are not a stripper. Pad
The creases of age deeply wrought upon his brow were darkened by the hand of loneliness. His pale gray eyes gazed into the black depths of
This is how to lose weight like she did on tv; a size 14? That’s a little on the heavy side; this is the latest
Never use contractions when writing letters, won’t it depend who I’m writing them to? Never use a pre-tied bow tie, can anyone tell the difference?
Within novel/novella/film/newspaper/poetry etc, there is: Romance, Horror, Comedy, Thriller, Adventure, Science-Fiction, Action, Biographical, and many more! I already defined Horror in a previous post. A few
Horror Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary says ‘horror’ = “A painful and intense fear, dread, or dismay.” Horror is “intended to scare, unsettle or horrify the reader.”