AForApostrophe 's Beta Reader Profile
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since: 02-17-08, id: 1502264
Author has written 7 stories | Detective Conan/Case Closed, Daa! Daa! Daa!, and Tsubasa Chronicle.
β : AForApostrophe is a registered beta reader and is currently accepting beta reading requests.
Beta Description
Beta Bio: general description as a beta reader
With my background as a language tutor and a communications major (which deals mostly with writing), I believe I could help others out with their stories. I also find writing to be an emotional thing for me so I will be gentle and constructive with my criticisms, and I would most likely ask what sparked the inspiration (even if it's just because, that's cool, I get it) for a certain genre or plot. I'm observant so I'd notice details in the story (such as hints of foreshadowing, visual cues from characters, etc).
My Strengths: beta, writing, or reading strengths
Grammar and spelling most likely. I'm used as a human dictionary (and have been described as such) by my peers so I am particular with the choice of words as well.
My Weaknesses: beta, writing, or reading weaknesses
I'm not good with summarizing (unfortunately) and I tend to be overly descriptive due to that but I am working to improve it. I only realize the *too* long descriptions when I do start reading.
Preferred: types of stories I prefer over others
It's easier for me to proofread a fanfiction where I know the characters and the world they come from, so anything I'm engaged in. Just ask me if I know the fandom you're writing for because I don't write for every show (or others) I know (or check out the categories I have). I mostly just watch and read these days. AUs are very welcome as well. ;)
Would Rather Not: I do not beta for these stories
I find it difficult to read the story if the romantic pairing has a HUGE age gap that is cringe worthy (like Gabrinette - a parent who has a teenage child and a teenager?! NOPE)
Beta Preferences
Language: English
Content Rating: Fiction K » M
Categories: categories in black are ones this beta has authored for
Anime Ao Haru Ride/アオハライド
Anime Assassination Classroom/暗殺教室
Anime Card Captor Sakura
Anime Daa! Daa! Daa!
Anime Detective Conan/Case Closed
Anime Fushigi Yuugi
Anime Gakuen Alice
Anime Gekkan Shōjo Nozaki-kun
Anime Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere/境界線上のホライゾン
Anime Kenichi the Mightiest Disciple
Anime Kimi ni Todoke/君に届け
Anime La Corda D'Oro
Cartoon Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir
Anime Ouran High School Host Club
Game Tales of Xillia
Anime Toradora!
Anime Tsubasa Chronicle
Anime Working!!/ワーキング!!
Genres: genres in black are ones this beta has authored for
General
Romance
Humor
Drama
Adventure
Mystery
Parody
Angst
Suspense
Sci-Fi
Fantasy
Tragedy
Crime
Family
Hurt/Comfort
Friendship