Composing a Setting • Take one minute to look at a photograph • Write down 10 adjectives to describe the image – You must cover each of the five senses. – DON’T THINK!! • Write down at least one simile or metaphor to describe what you see Conflict Now we will use the same images to create a plot There is no right or wrong idea here. Create an antagonist and follow the four basic conflicts for each photo: -man v. man -man v. nature -man v. society -man v. self WRITERS’ WORKSHOP • Setting • Conflict • Characters Characters • Who would most likely be involved in your conflict? • What job would that person have? • What kind of family would that person be in? • Who would s/he associate with? • What clothes would s/he have? • Describe, describe, describe!