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 September 23, 2018, 8:23 am ad1c9bdddf - https://brainmass.com/english-language-and-literature/literature-arts/literary-genres-206177
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.