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Ratings I'll beta: •G  •PG  •PG-13  •R  •NC-17  •Adult Only
I can help with: •Canon Elements  •Grammar  •Plot Suggestions  •Punctuation 
Turnaround for an average length chapter: 4-7 days
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Story types/topics I will not beta:
Additional Comments:
Ratings I'll beta: •G 
I can help with: •American-isms  •Canon Elements  •Grammar  •Plot Suggestions  •Punctuation 
Turnaround for an average length chapter: 1-3 days
Beta experience:
Story types/topics I will not beta:
Additional Comments: I haven't beta'd fanfiction, but I have an English Lit degree from an Ivy League university, and words are my life. I've also interned with literary agents and at a publishing house. Additionally, I LOVE these characters and would be honored to help you with your story.
Ratings I'll beta: •G  •PG  •PG-13  •R 
I can help with: •American-isms  •Grammar  •Plot Suggestions 
Turnaround for an average length chapter: 1-3 days
Beta experience: I have been betaing for various fandoms for around ten years now. While I am yet to do anything for this fandom, I have passed the beta tests in a few different Harry Potter archives, and have done many a story in the Inuyasha fandom. 
Story types/topics I will not beta: I will not beta things with overly graphic sex scenes. 
Additional Comments: I have been told that I'm difficult to work with because I am a bit of a nit picker. If something doesn't look right, I will tell you. I am not trying to be a jerk, I'm trying to be constructive so you can make you story better. 
Ratings I'll beta: •G  •PG  •PG-13  •R  •NC-17  •Adult Only
I can help with: •Canon Elements  •Grammar  •Plot Suggestions  •Punctuation 
Turnaround for an average length chapter: 4-7 days
Beta experience: I don't have any beta experience on here or on fanfiction.net, but I'm excited to try it out! I love to read, and I love to write, so I think I would be pretty good at beta-reading.
Story types/topics I will not beta: I'm pretty open-minded, so give me whatever you got!
Additional Comments: Even though I haven't actually done any beta reading, I think I would be really good at helping authors with spelling, punctuation, and grammar. I also think I would be good at helping with character developement and making sure the writing is clear and makes sense. Also, I'm from the South, so if anyone needs help in that area, I would be a great help!
Ratings I'll beta: •G  •PG  •PG-13  •R  •Adult Only
I can help with: •American-isms  •Canon Elements  •Grammar  •Plot Suggestions  •Punctuation 
Turnaround for an average length chapter: 4-7 days
Beta experience: Many moons ago, I used to beta often for a friend of mine then I stopped betaing for the most part but I still do it occasionally. 
Story types/topics I will not beta: There really isn't anything, I suppose. Too graphic of violence, rape or torture might be pushing it, but I'd still read it. 
Additional Comments: I can be really blunt and most likely I will tell you straight up exactly what I thought and I'll tell you as nice as is physically possible for me to do. I'm always willing to lend a hand to a fellow writer because I know what it's like to just crave feedback and not get it and I know how frustrating it can be. I do bite, but it's just a little nibble.
Ratings I'll beta: •G 
I can help with: •American-isms  •Canon Elements  •Grammar  •Plot Suggestions  •Punctuation 
Turnaround for an average length chapter: 1-3 days
Beta experience:
Story types/topics I will not beta:
Additional Comments:
Ratings I'll beta:
I can help with: •American-isms  •Canon Elements  •Grammar  •Plot Suggestions  •Punctuation 
Turnaround for an average length chapter: 1-3 days
Beta experience: I don't have very much betaing experience, but I've enjoyed it the few times I've done it and I'm eager to beta read more stories, now that I have some time on my hands. :) 
Story types/topics I will not beta:
Additional Comments: Caryl owns my soul and I read Caryl fics constantly. Qualifications: intense, undying obsession. 
Ratings I'll beta: •G  •PG  •PG-13  •R  •NC-17  •Adult Only
I can help with: •Grammar 
Turnaround for an average length chapter: 4-7 days
Beta experience: I don´t have much experience so far but I majored in English and always strive toward "grammatical perfection". Try me! :)
Story types/topics I will not beta:
Additional Comments:
Ratings I'll beta: •G  •PG  •PG-13  •R  •NC-17  •Adult Only
I can help with: •American-isms  •Canon Elements  •Grammar  •Plot Suggestions  •Punctuation 
Turnaround for an average length chapter: 4-7 days
Beta experience: I've never done it for fanfiction, but writing has always been on of my strongs suits.  Thought I would give it a try and see how it goes.
Story types/topics I will not beta: bestiality, pedophilia
Additional Comments: I have a tendency to be verrrrry nit-picky when it comes to reading other people's works (at least, whenever I had to read and offer suggestions for editing/revising other people's essays).  Just thought people should know that if they consider sending me stuff to read/edit/revise/etc.