Nocez 's Beta Reader Profile
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since: 04-16-04, id: 573429
Author has written 3 stories | Harry Potter.
β : Nocez is a registered beta reader and is currently accepting beta reading requests.
Beta Description
Beta Bio: general description as a beta reader
My style? I've done it once, back in '04 when I was still a teenager. But whenever I read fanfiction I'm constantly correcting people's writing in my head, so I'm thinking it might be good to do something productive with /

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I'd be rewriting and highlighting your less brilliant sentences, perhaps rearranging paragraphs if I think it promotes a better story-telling flow and I would tell you if I think you're over- or underfocusing on anything in particular - or if there is some backstory that I believe you've /

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I assume this is was beta-reading means. But I might be wrong, having never looked it up.

My Strengths: beta, writing, or reading strengths
I'm good at spotting spelling and grammar mistakes and I can usually spot some sentences that would flow better if rephrased. I knows me words!
My Weaknesses: beta, writing, or reading weaknesses
I'm not good with natural flow in conversation - which is odd, because I CAN talk to people - or /

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Probably can't help you with that at all, though you might be able to bounce some ideas off of me and get them /

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Accents I'm horrible at. Looking for someone to Hagridify your dialogue? Not me.

Preferred: types of stories I prefer over others
Harry Potter or Firefly fandom preferred, but feel free to ask about /

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I would prefer action/adventure-based fics, with a strong and intelligent main character.

Would Rather Not: I do not beta for these stories
No slash as main pairing, no pure romance or fluff. Pure or really heavy angst really isn't my thing either as a main /

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If you do an AU that fundamentally changes the universe of your particular fandom and you're thinking "I'm going to try to stick as close to canon as possible" then don't bother asking me to beta it, because I will puke all over you.

Beta Preferences
Language: English
Content Rating: Fiction K » M
Categories: categories in black are ones this beta has authored for
Tv Farscape
Tv Firefly
Book Harry Potter
Movie Pitch Black / Riddick
Genres: genres in black are ones this beta has authored for
General
Humor
Adventure
Mystery
Horror
Supernatural
Suspense
Sci-Fi
Fantasy
Crime