Need 10 sentences
This week your journal
entry will outline a conflict that you'll develop into a short story. This will
be the basis for the Fiction Project so take some time to think about what
you'd like to write about. Before beginning this assignment, review the various
types of conflicts here: Types of Conflict. When writing in your journal,
always take the time to include details, colors, feelings, and action.
below are two examples; the first is weak, the second is stronger.
This is an example don’t
Weak Journal Entry"Two
girls went to the mall and encountered a scary man."That is too general.
You want a journal entry with more detail, with description, dialogue, emotion,
detail, action, and conflict.
Stronger Journal Entry"Jen
and Bethanny made their weekly pilgrimage to Spring Hill Mall last Saturday
night, but had the scare of their lives when an accidental bump in the food
court introduced a new wrinkle into their evening. Clad in a dark coat, now dripping with gravy,
the unintended target was unforgiving and stalked the young girls through the
JC Penney and Forever 21 with the cold, dark stare of a hunter determined to
bag his game. Giving him the slip
required not only tenacity, but teamwork that only true BFFs could