The center of interest in nearly all short stories is the dynamic interaction between characters; what individuals say and do to each other, how they change and 10 unbelievable death story influence each other, and the effects of the activities on each other. This unbelievable story also explains God's perfect setup in organizing for His Son Jesus Christ to arrive at our earth in the flesh, to go to the cross to die for each of the sins of humanity - thereby restoring our divine link back to God the Father and attaining us entrance into paradise when all of US die and cross over.
As a consequence of their one disobedient action, all of humanity had to be born into an imperfect fallen world subject to death, corruption, demonic spirits and bad and evil those death story who have picked with their free wills to live this life on the dark side - thus causing untold pain, death and misery to countless individuals throughout the ages.
In effect while composing the story in much the same we have to adopt the personality of the central character way an actor adopts the style of the character he's death story playing on stage. There is never any need to describe a character merely for the sake of it. Like everything else in the story characterisation is barely important insofar as it leads to the plot, and should be done through actions.