Create Your Own Little
in mind the narrative world of Brother Ugolino's Little Flowers:
do the key characters (Bros. Francis, Bernard, Leo, Masseo, &
Sister Clare, also Bros. Juniper and Giles) act?
tone do the chapters take?
are the qualities held in high esteem?
is the action typically developed and resolved?
kinds of actions are typical of the characters?
to construct the plan for your own Little Flower based on one of the
Francis and one of the brothers encounter two drunkards: one is
"gentle" and talkative; the other is violent and silent.
Francis is on a journey to St. James when he finds a flock of sheep
have blocked the road and refuse to move.
Francis demands that Brother Masseo pour pig manure on him for public
Bernard and Leo discover a loaf of freshly baked bread outside their
group of robbers beat and take St. Francis' habit during Lent.
young novice observes Sts. Francis and Clare walking on a duck pond.
Juniper hears that a dying nun's last wish is to smell flowers.