Kristen Lippert-Martin tells us why it's so important to create likeable characters, with a great story that will make you hide your laser pointers when she comes near.
Roni Loren hosts a great guest post called A Polishing It Till It Shines Checklist from Mia Marlowe.
BookEnds outlines the stages of an edit.
Read why agent Scott Eagan is against NaNo.
Jody Hedlund tells how to market our books without feeling icky (a great post).
Really interesting post on the whole Klout situation and how it affects your standing as a writer (or not)--an update of sorts from Meghan Ward.
At Writer Unboxed, Jane Friedman wonders if her advice about self publishing has caused writers to eschew responsibility for their work. (A question I have wondered frequently myself)