Victory Tastes Like Chocolate 's Beta Reader Profile
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since: 09-25-07, id: 1384202
Author has written 5 stories | Boondock Saints, Phantom of the Opera, Doctor Who, Sherlock, and Avengers.
β : Victory Tastes Like Chocolate 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 expect my main job will be to send you constant and annoying e-mails urging you to finish the next chapter and send it to me. That, and helping with brainstorming, providing a shoulder to cry on, etc. But don't get me wrong, I can do all that mechanical stuff too. I like doing mechanical stuff.(Mechanical stuff is a very technical term meaning editing and proof-reading.) I will be honest with you. You're not paying me so I won't worry about offending you. I may be a little rude, but I'll always tell you what I really think.
My Strengths: beta, writing, or reading strengths
I am really good with characters. Most definitely my biggest strength is with characters and making characters seem real. I'm good with grammar and word choice. I can also help you incorporate historical facts, myths and legends, science or medicine into your story. I know how to create tensions and suspense.
My Weaknesses: beta, writing, or reading weaknesses
I'm the type to jump into a story head first and not really know where it's going. I have trouble being succinct. I'm not good at writing action sequences or romantic scenes that aren't supposed to be awkward. I'm really awful at creating summaries. It has to do with not being succinct.
Preferred: types of stories I prefer over others
I prefer action/adventure or fantasy. Science fiction is also cool. I don't like plain romance, but if your romance incorporates magic, mystery, or some explosions, I'll love it. I also love crime stories.
Would Rather Not: I do not beta for these stories
High school dramas don't really interest me, unless they've got the mystery, magic, or explosives. I don't like angst or emotional stories (unless there is mystery, magic, or explosives.) I like stories were peoples lives are at stake, in other words.
Beta Preferences
Language: English
Content Rating: Fiction K » M
Categories: categories in black are ones this beta has authored for
Movie 10 Things I Hate About You
Movie A Knight's Tale
Movie Alice in Wonderland, 2010
Book An Abundance of Katherines
Movie Anastasia
Movie Avatar
Book Bartimaeus Trilogy
Movie Batman
Movie Batman Begins/Dark Knight
Movie Batman: Under the Red Hood
Book Blood And Chocolate
Movie Blood and Chocolate
Movie Boondock Saints
Movie Bourne series
Movie Breakfast at Tiffany's
Movie Breakfast Club
Movie Corpse Bride
Book Darkangel Trilogy
Book Den of Shadows
Movie Die Hard
Movie Dirty Dancing
Book Fairy Tales
Tv Firefly
Movie G.I. Jane
Movie Gattaca
Book Harry Potter
Book Immortals, Tamora Pierce
Book Kiesha'ra
Movie Labyrinth
Book Matthew Reilly
Book Phantom of the Opera
Movie Pirates of the Caribbean
Tv Sherlock
Book Trickster series
Book Twilight
Genres: genres in black are ones this beta has authored for