What are the differences between a poem and a short story? What can a poem achieve that a short story cannot, and vice versa? n what ways can the genres overlap?
Personal ideas about genre differences are noted.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 24, 2018, 3:08 am ad1c9bdddf
As you examine the differences between a poem and a short story, you might note how the conventions differ. Poems, for example, utilize more sound devices such as onomatopoeia, assonance, ...
Literary genres are compared.