Writers Killing off Their Characters . . . from Poe's Deadly Daughters
Creating Characters That Live from Author Culture - How do you turn boring characters into ones that readers will cry and laugh with throughout an entire story?
Villains are heroes too from Plot to Punctuation
Agents at a Conference Talk Queries, Short Stories, the State of the Industry & More from Guide to Literary Agents - lots of good info
Publishers desperately seeking insanely great debut novelists from the Book Deal
Gerund or Present Participle Phrase? from Step 1: Write, Edit, and Revise - clear explanations for clearer writing
5 Things That Make Me Stop Reading Websites & Blogs from Writer Unboxed - I strongly agree on all points!