Creative Writing 20: Difference between story and plot
We’ll soon study the difference between what otherwise may seem like overlapping terms. In a more literary sense, they are different.
The story “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge” will help us make this distinction. Study it for the writer’s style – written in 1890 – to see if you can determine this difference.
There’s also an audio narration you might enjoy listening to – it includes sound effects.