Artemisia IV 's Beta Reader Profile
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since: 01-31-04, id: 395754
Author has written 11 stories | Fantasy, Humor, Horror, Biography, Life, Essay, Spiritual, and General.
β : Artemisia IV 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 am the kind of person who seeks to truly make a story better. I am a perfectionist, extremely so, and once I've taken on a project I like to be as thorough and complete as possible. Should you choose to request my services, I simply ask that you have given your piece of work a quick run over initially, and that you understand that what I suggest is how I, as a writer myself, think you'll be able to present a better, more unified story. As such, you are not required to change anything I suggest, and likewise I will be very unhappy if I am accused of ruining a story. Other than that, I'm a pretty laid back person, and I'm always willing to help out a fellow writer. My services include several manuscript editings, plotting, worldbuilding, and helping to develop round, complex characters. Believability is something I focus on highly.

Should you wish to request my services, please contact me in any of the following ways:
Send me a message via fictionpress Email: ku-chanlover@lycos.com OR retrogirl33@yahoo.com AIM: rachelmetallium YIM: retrogirl33 MSN: mimimoraine@hotmail.com

I am online most of the time, unless I am at school or working, so I should be able to respond very quickly. However, if you send your request via IM, please mention something about my beta services in the first message you send else I will likely put you on ignore and report you as spam. Again, this is not done to be mean or rude, but as a matter of principle for me.

Thanks again for considering my services, and I look forward to speaking with all interested.

My Strengths: beta, writing, or reading strengths
Best Writing Skills:
Characterization Theme Symbolism Description Plotting Worldbuilding

Best at Editing:
Grammar/Punctuation Unity Theme Character Development Word Choice

I am best at writing short stories, but I can also help edit essays and novels as well. Additionally, I have taken several science and math courses along with my literature ones, and, as such, I have several tools to help develop good SF worlds.

My Weaknesses: beta, writing, or reading weaknesses
Poetry is perhaps my greatest weakness, and as such I would not offer my services in that department. Also, sometimes I get a little sidetracked, and so it might take me a little bit to get a project done. However, rest assured that it will be done.
Preferred: types of stories I prefer over others
There are very few types of stories I won't beta, though I am most experienced with writing horror, modern romances or dramas, fantasy, and science fiction.
Would Rather Not: I do not beta for these stories
I prefer not to betaread stories that involve female homosexuality, though I will do so if the concept is good and I have no qualms about editing stories involving male homosexuality. Similarly, drugs, violence, cursing, and gore do not bother me, neither do scenes of an explicit sexual nature. However, I do not like for them to be based on those sole aspects alone, and if they are I will refuse to work on the project. Finally, I will not edit poetry of any kind.
Beta Preferences
Language: English
Content Rating: Fiction K » M
Categories: categories in black are ones this beta has authored for
Fiction Biography
Fiction Essay
Fiction Fantasy
Fiction General
Fiction Historical
Fiction Horror
Fiction Humor
Fiction Mystery
Fiction Romance
Fiction Supernatural
Fiction Thriller
Fiction Young Adult
Genres: genres in black are ones this beta has authored for
General
Romance
Humor
Drama
Mystery
Horror
Angst
Supernatural
Suspense
Sci-Fi
Fantasy
Tragedy
Crime
Family
Hurt/Comfort