Here is where you'll find posts dedicated to character design and writing!
Clothes Make the Character (Character Design Miniseries)
CMTC: Venus de Gotham- Aug 30, 2012
CMTC: Powerful Icons- June 27, 2012
CMTC: The Basics - May 27,2012
Complexing A Character- Sept 20, 2011
Pet Peeves #1: Padding- Mar 3, 2011