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Join romantic novelist Owen Nicholls as he looks at why the beginning and end of your romance novel should be about so much more than just the first and last page.
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How to develop engaging characters for screen
In this article, screenwriter, script consultant, and NCW Academy tutor Christabelle Dilks shares the aspects of creating compelling characters for film or television drama.
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