Author has written 5 stories for Pokémon, Naruto, and My Little Sister Can't Be This Cute/俺の妹がこんなに可愛いわけがない.
Likes: Japanese culture, American football, video games, military history, chess.
Dislikes: Bullies, strip clubs, and my little brother for interrupting Operation: Lose My Virginity 13 times!
Sex: I would very much like some. (Male)
Beliefs: Equal rights for all sexes and genders, Shinto-Buddhism
Favorite Anime: Naruto, Bleach, Sword Art Online, Highschool DxD, WataMote, Mirai Nikki, Samurai Flamenco, One Piece, Pokemon, FLCL, Dragon Ball Z, Full Metal Alchemist, Attack on Titan, Rosario Vampire, NouCome, Sekirei, Shokugeki no Soma, Ore Monogatari!, OreImo, Monster Musume
Favorite Games: Halo, Mass Effect, Dragon Age, Fire Emblem, Gears of War, Crysis, Titan Fall, Valkyria Chronicles, The Elder Scrolls, Fallout
Favorite Cartoons: Samurai Jack, Megas XLR, Teen Titans (and not that Go! crap that aired), Adventure Time, Steven Universe
My Reason for Writing Fanfiction: I, like many other fanfiction authors, write stories as a hobby. It's just a thing I do on the side for fun, just like reading fanfiction. However, have you ever read a fanfic that had one of the greatest plots ever, but was either discontinued or the execution was poor? That has happened to me on multiple occasions. So much potential that goes down the gutter. And you know what?
I'm sick of it.
I hate seeing wasted potential. This is especially true when the story had the capacity to make the first few pages of it's archive when sorted by favorites. So whenever a story whose plot I've loved gets discontinued or has grammar issues to the max, I look at it and say to myself, "Wow, there is so much potential but the author is going to take it nowhere. Maybe I can take a shot at it and bring it to where it deserves to be."
Sure, some of you may say that I'm unimaginative and have to steal other people's works to get some recognition on this site. I don't fault you for thinking that. But whenever I get inspired by such a story, I intend to take it, mold it, and complete it so that the other readers can have the satisfaction of a completed, decent story. I don't really care if I stay as an obscure writer or be famous enough to rival that of Lord of the Ring of Fire or some other well-known fanfiction author. All I care about is bringing stories with incredible plots back from the dead and getting them the recognition they deserve.
And here's something concerning 'REVIEWS', which I copied from 'Kyoka Suigetsu Totsuka'-
Writers- all of them, from famous authors to subtle FF writers- ALL depend on the feedback from our readers. Vision Dominican brought up an interesting albeit tragically true idea:
"Lack of reviews is the greatest killer of fan fic writers out there. We at the institute wish to let the public know of how they can pitch in to save our dying writers.
1) Drop a review every other chapter. It may not seem like much, but reviews are actually what many of us want to see. That, and hits. Hits do make us happy but we don't really know if people like our story or not.
2) Visit our author page. Those kind of hits really make us happy. It's where we showcase our entourage of friends, beta readers, and stories. Some of us even tidy up with set areas for upcoming story ideas and character bios.
3) Send an email. While normally I'd prefer a review, emails are just as good. Really, it warms my heart to communicate with another reader or writer."
What you call being "too lazy to review" is what we call "a flame to the pages" as the writers. That one minute or two that you felt "too lazy" to review is another minute of creeping discouragement that all writers feel as they begin to think...
"Why am I even here…?"
"What's even the point of continuing?"
"My skills must be terrible…no one cares for my story…"
"I'll never be a good writer...I quit."
These are only a few thoughts that go through every writer's head- that go through MY head- when we put out a chapter / story with all our heart and soul within, and we sit there…and sit…and wait…and not a single person says even a word.
If you're not a writer, you have NO IDEA how much that hurts…
If you ARE a writer, then I'm sure you know just how great it feels when someone is kind enough to leave a heartwarming and encouraging review, and you read it, smiling while thinking…"Wow…fuck...I did it…"
So, why not give fellow writers the same luxury here?
Too many times I've seen epic and utterly beautiful works of literary art fall to pieces before finally being abandoned due to the terrible discouragement that the lack of reviews can cause.
Sometimes, it is so severe that the very writer himself decides to quit, denying the world his skills of writing that I'm sure it would have deeply enjoyed.
Just one minute, that's all it takes. Just a few gentle taps of the fingers on your keyboard, a few seconds or so of your time, and your words can SAVE a writer from a dark demise.
Do me a favor: Go find a story, ANY story, anywhere here on Fanfic,net, and see if you can help it. If it has very little / no reviews at all, just check it out, and say whatever comes to mind.
And enjoy the thought in mind that you could have just SAVED that story, with just a few taps of the keyboard…
If you agree with what I have said then please copy and paste any part of this story you wish onto your profile. Modify it in any way you see fit; there is no need to use my exact words. You make it say what you want it to say.