What is a story?
We have heard the word "story" many times, but what is it? What is the definition to give it? A story is a literary work of a narrative character and small volume. The story is based on an event, an incident that occurs in a short time. Characters in the story obyschn bit.
To learn from examples what a story is, you can turn to the works of Chekhov, Gorky, Turgenev and other Russian writers. They considered the story to be a genre of literature, where one could reveal his talent most deeply. The author of the story is first his story, choosing only important points. Then he develops it in such a way as to interest the reader, summing up at the end.