In case your weekend plans don't include much time for writing, here's a few links to help assuage any writer's guilt:
Folio Lit Co-founder, Scott Hoffman, and NYT best selling author, Brendon Burchard, have a 50-minute video (it's worth every minute) for writers on how to develop a platform.
They discuss working with agents, self-publishing, traditional publishing and solid tips on how to write and market yourself. See here: http://www.foliolit.com/nytimesbestseller/
If you want to make your characters more three dimensional, check out the soon-to-be released, The Negative Trait Thesaurus and The Positive Trait Thesaurus, by Angela Ackerman and Becky Puglisi:
And just for giggles, here's a "rap" sure to tickle Jane Austen and/or Downtown Abbey fans: