Telling Time: From Metro p. 128-29

In Metro Kate Haake asks to review the list below, select 5, then write something prose-oriented for each (look at your journals for a certain event you might want to play with).  Play with time as much as possible.  Violate.  Collage.  Perversify time (and thus complexify your structure a la Genette).

  1. present summary
  2. present scene
  3. present stretch
  4. present gap
  5. present pause
  6. past summary
  7. past scene
  8. past stretch
  9. past gap
  10. past pause
  11. future summary
  12. future scene
  13. future stretch
  14. future gap
  15. future pause
  16. repetition