How is that dynamic developed in the story and how does it inform the story’s title?
Write a five-paragraph, literary essay (1000-1250 words) analysing one of the short story topics presented
below. Use the story to support and illustrate your ideas. Be sure to have a clear thesis statement and
essay map. Be sure to align the body structure with the essay map. And be sure to support your points
with evidence from the text.
In Margaret Laurence’s story, “The Loons,” Vanessa and Piquette are both shaped by forces beyond themselves. How is that dynamic developed in the story and how does it inform the story’s title?