A Glossary of terms relating to Creative Writing
This glossary includes many key terms discussed in this unit that are relevant to the authoring and creative writing process.
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A particular part of space, described and identified with certain characteristics and qualities, possibly named, though by no means necessarily real.
The mental map of a plot’s progression.
Point of view
The position from which one character views events.
Where the action centres around a real or invented political scenario, usually nationally or internationally, perhaps taking place in a parliament, or during a political campaign.
Where a mood of high tension and excitement is created mainly as the result of psychological drama and dilemma.