Drawing-of-a-Key 's Beta Reader Profile
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since: 01-07-06, id: 965793
Author has written 7 stories | Fruits Basket, Yu-Gi-Oh, RENT, and Pirates of the Caribbean.
β : Drawing-of-a-Key is a registered beta reader and is currently accepting beta reading requests.
Beta Description
Beta Bio: general description as a beta reader
Hello, my name is Melissa and I am a sophomore in high school. I love to write stories a lot in my free time, but am too shy to publish or post very many of them on here. Instead, I like to help others improve their writing and to give them different ideas. This is why I wanted to become a beta-reader. =) Please contact me!
My Strengths: beta, writing, or reading strengths
I like to think that I'm good at spelling and grammar (I occasionally slip up! But who doesn't?!). I can be creative and really help add plot twists and ideas to the story... though sometimes I can be dry of creativity -pokes weaknesses- It all depends on how I'm feeling, but I'm usually in a pretty good mood.
My Weaknesses: beta, writing, or reading weaknesses
I tend to rush and miss things, but will often check over my work multiple times. I can sometimes be nitpicky so to speak, especially if I have a hard time figuring out what to constructively tell you.

Also, sometimes I need an extra push or reminder in order to keep me on track with beta-ing. I can get lazy.

The level of my creativity depends on the plot/subject/whatever of your story. Sometimes I'm really good at helping people out of tough spots in their story! Sometimes I'm not... usually we can work out something though xD

Preferred: types of stories I prefer over others
I would prefer to beta a story from a fandom that I'm familiar, though it isn't necessarily required. Don't be afraid to ask =) I have no limits as far as ratings go. If I'm uncomfortable with something, I'll tell you.

It doesn't matter if it's a chapter story or a one-shot either =)

Would Rather Not: I do not beta for these stories
Eh, no limits really. Ask and I'll let you know if I can/want to do it. I'll rarely say no, however =P Whether it's slash, straight, violent, depressing, fluff, or whatever, I'll read it xD Probably.
Beta Preferences
Language: English
Content Rating: Fiction K » M
Categories: categories in black are ones this beta has authored for
Movie A Walk to Remember
Movie Across the Universe
Movie Chicago!
Anime D N Angel
Tv Fresh Prince of Bel Air
Anime Fruits Basket
Movie Hairspray
Book Harry Potter
Tv House, M.D.
Tv Lost
Game Mario
Misc Misc. Plays/Musicals
Movie Monsters Inc.
Tv Office
Anime One Piece
Movie Pirates of the Caribbean
Game Pokémon
Play RENT
Tv Scrubs
Game Star Fox
Movie Star Wars
Game Tales of Symphonia
Movie Toy Story
Book Twilight
Book Warriors
Play Wicked
Anime Yu-Gi-Oh
Anime Yu-Gi-Oh GX
Genres: genres in black are ones this beta has authored for
General
Romance
Humor
Drama
Poetry
Adventure
Mystery
Horror
Parody
Angst
Supernatural
Suspense
Sci-Fi
Fantasy
Spiritual
Tragedy
Western
Crime
Family
Hurt/Comfort
Friendship