I wanted share these sweet online sites re: An Image Speaks a Thousand . . .Use of Art & Text in Literature
Photography as storytelling: MediaStorm, http:// mediastorm.com (view various stories)
Visual Metaphor: Google the term ‘visual metaphor’; quick summary see http://grammar.about.com/od/tz/g/vismeterm.htm
For a great example: See hour-glass and others at this site: http://kasialovickillustration1.blogspot.com.au/2012/01/project-meanings-in-imagery.html
Flash Nonfiction: Look at various journals, such as Brevity, Anderbo, Opium, and The Sun literary journal’s Reader’s Write.
Flash Fiction: See various journals via http://www.thereviewreview.net/publishing-tips/flash-fiction-list-resources
YouTube: Find one that portrays a story. Beg., middle, end.
This stuff is so cool. 🙂