The display of emotions in his stories is what draws the attention of the reader. Most of the narrations like in "The Black Cat" give a sense of irrationality. Hatred, melancholy, woe and distress, his characters rely more on the human side showing their mental state, taking his stories to have a bigger impact on the reader’s minds. This is attributed to the period where his works were written, as stated earlier. Poe’s usage of resources like dark atmospheres, messing around with the time in which the story is represented, this was most commonly used to alter reader’s ideas of the perfection and the beauty and divert them more to the contemporary side.
However, while Finney creates anxiety among the readers through description, Connell creates tension through the characters speech, thought, and describing the actions of others. Although Connell uses more elements to create angst, Finney 's method of creating suspense draws the reader in more effectively. Jack Finney masterfully manipulates the reader’s mood, creating tension in his audience and capturing their attention. Finney effectively describes the main characters dire situation, expertly fashioning the mood of the story. Within the story, Tom Benecke, the main character, sits on the verge of a promotion, and everything relies on a piece of paper that flies out of the window.
The graffities in the story are like the the back spine of the book. They bind the whole book together and become one of the key element for Rorschach’s characteristic. From his teenager memory, to living in this crime city, then get put into the jail by a setup trap, at last when he is about to die. The graffiti image appears around him again and again like a curse for his tragedy life. Not only they help build up this unusual and antisocial Rorschach character, they are use as one of the strong hint for the audiences to understand the story line.
In addition, because of Ahab’s stubbornness and selfish reasons to take vengeance, he put the crew in harm’s way. This is one of the reasons why the author’s background affected the story of Moby Dick, one example can be when the book that Chase’s son gave to Herman talked about a vengeful whale and a man
The aberrant plot established by Nabokov grabs attention of readers and forces them to explore what can be considered the ‘other side’ of this novel, in order to have an understanding and a new found appreciation for the classic love story. Brilliant literature involves twists in the plot and ideas that evoke excitement amongst readers. This is also the case with Nabokov’s Lolita, where Humbert is established as a paedophile. This is disclosed to
Art can bring you feelings and emotions you did not otherwise think you could feel. You can comprehend literature in many ways. The creator wants the piece to influence you. Art not only can impact you but can completely influence a society and shape human behavior. While to some it seem that songs, images, and videos influence you the most, it is actually books that are the most informative and influential
Her use of imagery paints a picture for the readers which ultimately helps to make learning the writing process easier. For example, when she says “the critics would be sitting on my shoulders, commenting like cartoon characters”, this creates a humorous and memorable image of shoulder sized critics (Lamott 469). This step in the process is unusual from what other authors say, yet it’s interesting which engages the reader. Lamott also uses similes and metaphors throughout the essay to explain what it is like for most struggling writers. She states “we all often feel like we are pulling teeth” when it comes to constructing and composing a piece of work (Lamott 468).
Writers from all over the world use symbolism to enhance their stories and create something so beautiful in each of their pieces. In To Kill a Mockingbird and Night, symbolism was so effective because it provided depth to the text, allowed the reader to break through the surface layer of the story, and gave readers the freedom of interpreting the story in different ways. In Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, the author uses symbolism in her writing to create this bittersweet novel while one of the major symbols was the mockingbird. On page 119, Harper Lee wrote, “...it's a sin to kill a mockingbird, mockingbirds don't do one thing but make music for us to enjoy.. They don't do one thing but sing their hearts out for us.” In this book, the mockingbird took form in two different people from opposite sides of the
Then as we read on we realize that it becomes important as a new character enters into the story that brings conflict and problems along with him. Even little details that the author writes into the story are integrated into the main idea. McCarthy also includes many clever examples of the literary element irony in this story. The reader notices that Grady seems to have a less than perfect relationship with his father and mother who have divorced. We as readers are also able to understand the humor that is portrayed by the author 's use of verbal irony.
Both readers and pilgrims are clueless at first as to what will unfold in the plot, but they continue to journey on and find out the fate. In 1620, the pilgrims made the famous voyage aboard the Mayflower ship and founded what we now know as the Plymouth Colony. Colonists traveled to the new country for several different reasons, some for religious freedom and others for profit. Readers of poetry may read for several different reasons, for example, many may read poetry to escape their mind and relieve stress, others may read because of an assignment for school or work. Whatever the reason may be, both readers of poetry and pilgrims turned the page and traveled for varying reasons.