Read these posts, helpful articles to become a better writer:
How to Write Short Stories book review, by Paula Cappa
Must Have Writing Tools for Character Development, by Medusa Media Ink
Submitting is not a Dartboard/intv. with Allison K. Williams, by Brevity magazine
What’s in a Name, by Michael Thomas-Knight over at Parlorofhorror
And I have a graphic for you too.