Ow Does Edith Wharton Write the Novella, Ethan Frome?

How does Edith Wharton write the novella Ethan Frome? Research who or what influenced Ediths Writing, for example: Nathanial Hawthorn, who wrote the Scarlet Letter used color identification, symbolic colors, how does this relate? M.R. James and his brother Henry James were ghost writers and close friends with Edith, how did they influence her writing? Expand on hoe Edith uses deliberate ambiguity, she provides the minimum information about the characters so the reader can imagine. How does Edith decieve the reader with her words? Pathology.