fiction short stories emotional hopeful reflective fast-paced

35 pages | first published 2020

Description

The emotional storms weathered by a mother and daughter yield a profound new understanding in a moving short story by the bestselling, award-winning author of Americanah and We Should All Be Feminists. When Zikora, a DC lawyer from Nigeria, tel...
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Moods

emotional 90%
reflective 69%
sad 44%
hopeful 27%
challenging 14%
inspiring 13%
tense 7%
dark 6%
lighthearted 3%
informative 2%
mysterious 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

fast 61%
medium 33%
slow 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 79% | A mix: 14% | Plot: 4%

Strong character development?

Yes: 48% | It's complicated: 25% | No: 16% | N/A: 9%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 56% | It's complicated: 30% | No: 9% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 72% | No: 15% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 60% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 13% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.19