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Story can mean: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (from wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

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A sequence of events

  • A narrative, more specifically:
  • Plot, the storyline holding a narrative together (also in the context of movies)
  • An essay or news article, in journalism slang
  • Organization story, in organization studies, is fragmented, collectively enacted, and co-constructed
  • User story is a way of illustrating software requirements, often used in extreme programming
  • A depiction of history
  • In older American slang, a soap opera, (e.g., “I’ll talk to you later; my story is on.”)
  • A happening in real life
  • Along with parable, a basic principle or pattern of the human mind[1]
  • A comic which is a graphic novel where the actions of event's are drawn rather than written, a comic is usually written though as a short story book with many issues to collect
  • Interactive story
    • A pick a path where you choose the path and change the events up by turning to the asked page
    • A video game's story which is consisting of game play's main objectives, cut-scenes and things have to be done to actually progress to finish the game
      • Put roughly games of RPG, adventure, action, horror and other are mainly true interactive stories, though unlike a pick a path the plot is more straight forward and thought out, as in the interactivity is more set on playing through the events rather to merely change the events up as progressed through turning to a certain page(though movie makers will think the opposite and act as if one needs to be made in the format converting, this results in video game movies merely with cameos and movie rips [example: bullet time, etc.] and poor box office sales and mockery of the video game movie genre as immature)

To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Old book bindings at the Merton College library. ... A novel (from French nouvelle Italian novella, new) is an extended, generally fictional narrative, typically in prose. ... Titlepage of Aphra Behns Love-Letters (1684) An epistolary novel is a novel written as a series of documents. ... This article is in need of attention. ... A novella is a narrative work of prose fiction somewhat longer than a short story but shorter than a novel. ... A frame story (also frame tale, frame narrative, etc) is a narrative technique whereby a main story is composed, at least in part, for the purpose of organizing a set of shorter stories, each of which is a story within a story. ... For a comparison of fable with other kinds of stories, see Myth, legend, fairy tale, and fable. ... A fairy tale is a story, either told to children or as if told to children, concerning the adventures of mythical characters such as fairies, goblins, elves, trolls, giants, and others. ... Tall Tale, also known as Tall Tale: The Unbelievable Adventures of Pecos Bill is a 1995 family Western movie starring Patrick Swayze, Nick Stahl, Oliver Platt, Roger Aaron Brown, Scott Glenn, Catherine OHara, and Jared Harris. ... Romeo and Juliet by Ford Madox Brown A play, written by a playwright, or dramatist, is a form of literature, almost always consisting of dialog between characters, and intended for performance rather than reading. ... An anecdote is a short tale narrating an interesting or amusing biographical incident. ... Bedtime Story is a song by American singer Madonna from her 1994 album Bedtime Stories. ... An urban legend or urban myth is a kind of modern folklore consisting of stories often thought to be factual by those circulating them. ... Look up plot in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... An essay is a short work of writing that treats a topic from an authors personal point of view. ... An article is a stand-alone section of a larger written work. ... An Organization Story is defined as collective storytelling system in which the performance of stories is a key part of members sense-making and a means to allow them to supplement individual memories with institutional memory (Boje, 1991: 106). ... User Story In the eXtreme Programming (XP) methodology, a User Story is a way for customers to communicate, to the programmers, functionality that they would like to see in a product. ... History studies the past in human terms. ... For Philippine soap opera, see Teleserye. ... // A parable is a brief, succinct story, in prose or verse, that illustrates a moral or religious lesson. ...

Other uses

A hardwood floor (parquetry) is a popular feature in many houses. ... This article is about the floor of a room or building. ... Introdution The Stories was a short-lived pop/rock band based out of New York City in the early 1970s. ... Jonatha Brooke is an American folk-rock singer-songwriter. ... Jennifer Kimball is a vocalist, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist who was part of The Story along with friend and Amherst College classmate Jonatha Brooke. ... The Story is an album by Bizzy Bone. ... Bizzy Bone (born Bryan Anthony McCane on September 12, 1976, in Columbus, Ohio) is an American rapper and former member of the rap group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. ... The Story with Dick Gordon is an interview program produced by North Carolina Public Radio and hosted by Dick Gordon, former host of The Connection. ... North Carolina Public Radio is a public radio network based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. ... American Public Media logo American Public Media is the brand under which Minnesota Public Radio distributes public radio programming outside of the state of Minnesota. ... The Story is the second album by folk rock singer Brandi Carlile. ... Bob Dylans folk-rock album, Blonde on Blonde Folk-rock is a musical genre, combining elements of folk music and rock music. ... Brandi Carlile (b. ...

Place names

  • Story, Indiana, a village in Brown County, Indiana
  • Story City, Iowa, a city in Story County, Iowa, originally named "Fairview"
  • Story County, Iowa, a county in Central Iowa

Story City is a city in Story County, Iowa, United States. ... Story County is a county located in the state of Iowa. ...

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Story: the Gackt Fan Website (488 words)
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It's been over three years since our last update to Story, and Roujin and I have realized that free time is too rare for both of us these days for us to keep running the site effectively.
We simply don't have the extra time or energy to continue working on Story anymore, and, regretfully, we are planning to shut down the site by the end of this year.
Children's Storybooks Online - Stories for Kids of All Ages (768 words)
The Farm Animals - by Rolando Merino - An illustrated story of animal sounds.
McFeeglebee's Pond - by Carol Moore - An illustrated story.
This fanciful story is about an encounter with some strange travelers.
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