Do We Have This One?
? Did not see it on the Dexter
Stream Of Consciousness
is a narrative device where a character's thoughts provide commentary as a scene plays out, generally the things he would like to say but can't or won't. In general, literature with a first or third-person-perfect that describes the characters feelings and thoughts are not
this. To be Stream Of Consciousness
, the thoughts must be presented as though his or her brain is an invisible spectator providing commentary for the audience.
- Dexter is the king of this trope.
- Kare Kano made liberal use of it, often from multiple characters at the same time.
- The Chalion series frequently uses it.