English B Short Story Sample Essay Question

Ten (10) marks are also allocated for structure, development and competence.  Setting plays a significant part in the development of the storyline in ‘Berry’ and ‘Mom Luby and the Social Worker’.  For EACH story: a.       Describe the setting  (8 marks) b.      Show how the writer uses descriptive language to develop the setting. (8 marks) c.…

Mom Luby and the Social Worker by Kristin Hunter

CHARACTERS Mom Luby An elderly woman who is as strong as any young woman. She has white hair and false teeth.  She runs a speakeasy in the back room of her house. She fosters two young children. She is a midwife, herb doctor and ordained minister of the Gospel. She’s a very productive woman who helps the people in her…