zeurin 's Beta Reader Profile
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since: 12-15-06, id: 1182402
Author has written 31 stories | Inuyasha, Song of the Lioness, Inheritance Cycle, X-Men, Star Trek: 2009, Twilight, Vampire Diaries, Terminator, X-Men: The Movie, G. I. Joe, Batman, Inception, and Attack on Titan/進撃の巨人.
β : zeurin is a registered beta reader and is currently accepting beta reading requests.
Beta Description
Beta Bio: general description as a beta reader
As a beta-reader, I like to go into depths with the authors I am helping. I'm not the type to just help correct a few grammatical errors and send you on your way. I wish to really help by analyzing the characters, the plot, the dialogue, etc in every way, shape and form. I am extremely busy, as I'm going through my senior year of college and life is hectic. I won't be able to finger comb through every detail that well. If you can't handle basic grammar or spelling, please do not bother me.
My Strengths: beta, writing, or reading strengths
I am meticulous with spelling, grammar, and tense issues. Greater than my skills with the technical piece of writing, I think, is my dedication to the more abstract parts, such as characterization. My psychology-based mind needs to flesh out every aspect about a character, including personality, motives, their purpose in the story. Also, I consider myself an artistic person, so I can greatly contribute to the creative process of brainstorming a story.
My Weaknesses: beta, writing, or reading weaknesses
I am extremely, extremely busy. I won't be able to hold your hand through spelling issues. If you aren't a decent writer with a good grasp of the English language, then I'm not the beta you need. I would rather have an intelligent person who I can have grown up conversations with about their writing. But because I'm so busy with classes, and work, and research, I might be difficult to contact.
Preferred: types of stories I prefer over others
I am extremely open-minded in all genres. I prefer romance, action, angst, humor, and drama, but I'll read anything. I love a well-written one shot, but longer stories with unique plots make me happiest. Also, I am not afraid of unorthodox couplings. In fact, I welcome them. :) I like pairings of all shapes and sizes. Also, I'll read the juciest lemon and the bloodiest murder rampage to most kid friendly happy-go-lucky fic. Nothing will make me squeamish. My stomach's of steel.
Would Rather Not: I do not beta for these stories
I am completely illiterate in poetry. I can try to read your poems, but I won't be able to make sense out of them. I much prefer het romance stories, but I'm willing to read slash.
Beta Preferences
Language: English
Content Rating: Fiction K » M
Categories: categories in black are ones this beta has authored for
Book A song of Ice and Fire
Anime Attack on Titan/進撃の巨人
Cartoon Avatar: Last Airbender
Book Bartimaeus Trilogy
Movie Batman Begins/Dark Knight
Book Bridget Jones' Diary
Book Chronicles of Narnia
Tv Gilmore Girls
Book Gossip Girl
Book Harry Potter
Book Inheritance Cycle
Comic Ironman
Book Lord of the Rings
Tv Nikita
Movie Pirates of the Caribbean
Book Pride and Prejudice
Book Protector of the Small Quartet
Movie Push
Movie Red Eye
Book Song of the Lioness
Movie Star Trek: 2009
Cartoon Teen Titans
Movie Terminator
Movie Thor
Book Twilight
Tv Vampire Diaries
Book Vampire Diaries
Comic X-Men
Cartoon X-Men: Evolution
Movie X-Men: The Movie
Genres: genres in black are ones this beta has authored for
General
Romance
Humor
Drama
Adventure
Mystery
Horror
Parody
Angst
Supernatural
Suspense
Sci-Fi
Fantasy
Spiritual
Tragedy
Western
Crime
Family
Hurt/Comfort
Friendship