| Winged Scythe 's Beta Reader Profile
Author has written 5 stories | Kingdom Hearts, and Final Fantasy VII.
β : Winged Scythe is a registered beta reader and is currently accepting beta reading requests.
|Beta Bio: general description as a beta reader
I am like most people who enjoy reading not only a good story, but one that's also well-written. I like seeing the proper use of grammar and conventions in writing because I personally find that the story within seems that much better. I also believe that the way you write reflects who you are.
Typically, I read with a critical eye first to find grammar and punctuation mistakes, and then I read through again to see if the story flows. Anyone wanting me to beta for them should be open to suggestions and corrections, and not mind if something I write comes out a little insensitive (I try not to seem too harsh, but things happen...).
|My Strengths: beta, writing, or reading strengths
Grammar and punctuation usage, paragraphing, dialogue, topics, and general flow
|My Weaknesses: beta, writing, or reading weaknesses
I'll admit, some mistakes will slip past me and there are certain rules that I never really understood why they were necessary. Because of this, I wouldn't recommend taking my edited version as final, but instead read through it again yourself.
|Preferred: types of stories I prefer over others
I prefer fantasy and realistic-fiction overall, but I also enjoy a good thiller, action/adventure, or sci-fi here and there. It's also helpful if the story I beta is of a fandom I'm familiar with.
|Would Rather Not: I do not beta for these stories
Horror stories. Something that doesn't in any way relate back to the fandom (even AUs relate back). Essays. Really long-winded descriptive pieces (exceptions will be made).
|Content Rating: Fiction K » M
|Categories: categories in black are ones this beta has authored for
|Movie Corpse Bride|
Anime D N Angel
Anime Death Note
|Game Final Fantasy VII|
Game Final Fantasy VIII
Game Final Fantasy X
Game Final Fantasy X-2
|Book Forgotten Realms|
Anime Gundam Wing/AC
Book Harry Potter
Game Kingdom Hearts
|Book Lord of the Rings|
Anime Rurouni Kenshin
Movie Sweeney Todd
|Genres: genres in black are ones this beta has authored for