DIRECTIONS: First, decide whether the conflict is internal, external or both.
• An INTERNAL CONFLICT takes place entirely within a character’s
own mind or body.
Person vs. Self (difficult decisions, emotions disease or illness,
• In an EXTERNAL CONFLICT, a character struggles against an
Person vs. Person (fight, competition, etc.)
Person vs. Nature (animals, weather, etc.)
Person vs. Society (law, groups of people, ideas, etc.)
Person vs. Technology (computers, robots, virtual reality, etc.)
Person vs. Supernatural (ghosts, demons, spirits, etc.)