You should write 5-6 well – developed paragraphs, adding up to being at least 18 sentences long. Your first paragraph should introduce the ideas you will explore in your writing, and the remaining should discuss those ideas in-depth and then your last paragraph should conclude your essay. .Are you a realist or a dreamer, or somewhere in between? Do you think it’s important to be more one than another? Be sure to explain your thinking with strong examples from your own thinking, drawing inspiration as needed from the short story.