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I have been a P&P fanatic ever since watching the 1995 BBC version when I was 11 years old.
I started reading fanfiction during the past year, and became inspired to write The Thing about Magnets in the winter of 2013.
One of my main reasons for creating Magnets was focusing on the character development - I wanted to give them motivation. I also wanted to create true 2014 versions of Elizabeth and Darcy and the secondary characters, ones that felt super close to their original personalities while being believable in a modern setting.
I want Magnets to be a great story...a story that you loved reading and you come back to reading again every once in awhile. I can only make that happen if you give me your feedback. I really want to hear from you!
I'm also taking suggestions for what to work on next. If you like my writing style and would like me to write something else when I finish magnets, please give me ideas! Should it be a regency P&P, another modernization of an Austen novel, or something else entirely? I'm open. :)
Below you can find images I have used for inspiration while writing Magnets. Please note, many of these images reflect photo-shopped perfection. I don't believe that these images are exact representations (our characters, in particular, are far from perfect!); instead, these images simply give the appropriate vibe/feeling, and are close enough visually to what/whom they represent. I hope you all enjoy this added layer of participation with the story!
(Obviously, I don't own these pictures. They were found via google searches.)
Darcy (Better Picture in Black and White): http://i60.tinypic.com/hvcwlg.jpg
Richard (Should be more blond): http://i57.tinypic.com/2uza5u9.jpg
Music, Dancing and other Media:
Colbie Callait, Falling for You (Lyrics included in link!): http://vimeo.com/58284708
Justin Timberlake, SexyBack: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3gOHvDP_vCs
"A Reggae Song" (This one's called Everyone Fall in Love Sometimes): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iupes1JaOy8
York Peppermint Patty Commercial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grtWUE-VBgM
"Pony" Performance from Magic Mike - MATURE CONTENT WARNING (It is a Stripper movie, after all): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SZvivXlPljA
Oscar D'Leon, Lloraras: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OC7AQ9HqmMI
Aventura, Obsesión (Video also shows examples of Bachata and I think it was filmed on a Dominican Beach ;) ): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Eul-QAtN6c
Darcy's Outfit at Toshi's: http://i42.tinypic.com/i3szz4.jpg
Jane's Dress at Toshi's (I picture it more shimmery, but otherwise this is good.): http://i62.tinypic.com/2nrdctj.jpg
Lizzy's Dress at Toshi's (Wrong neckline, more vivid color, but this is mostly the concept.): http://i58.tinypic.com/35clgfb.jpg
Lizzy's Queen of Hearts Before: http://i58.tinypic.com/11jpsf5.jpg
Lizzy's Queen of Hearts After: http://i61.tinypic.com/23j2u6d.jpg
Jane's Alice: http://i59.tinypic.com/2uf3v6a.jpg
Bingley's Hatter: http://i57.tinypic.com/35nd5l3.jpg
Caroline's White Queen Dress: http://i59.tinypic.com/24emf.jpg
Darcy's King of Hearts Shirt (Not perfect, I picture it more abstract, but something like this.): http://i57.tinypic.com/212eh6r.jpg
Wickham's Zorro (Without the sword): http://i58.tinypic.com/opsb9e.jpg
'Tiffany Soleste' Engagement Ring: http://www.tiffany.com/Engagement/Item.aspx?mcat=148203&groupSKU=GRP10073&origin=engagement&search_params=param0/0/0/0/0/1
Lizzy's "Revenge" Bikini (Model could totally be Magnets Lizzy): http://i61.tinypic.com/35lxfz4.jpg
"Selfie" of Jane's Engagement Ring: http://i62.tinypic.com/rmo84o.jpg
Toshi's Penthouse: http://i57.tinypic.com/1176740.jpg
Toshi's Penthouse Balcony: http://i59.tinypic.com/30kzjew.jpg
Bingley Mansion (An actual house on sale in Essex Fells): http://i58.tinypic.com/3493woy.jpg
Bingley Mansion Entry: http://i61.tinypic.com/30mwx9k.jpg
Bingley Mansion Living Room: http://i62.tinypic.com/2lxuzwy.jpg
Jekyll and Hyde Club Times Square, NYC: http://www.jekyllandhydeclub.com/photos.html
Ella Lounge: http://i62.tinypic.com/2gt109k.jpg
Flor De Cabrera Mansion in the Dominican - their Villa: http://www.flipkey.com/cabrera-villa-rentals/p255463/ (The photos of this place are beyond magnificent!)
Marinarium Shark and Ray Experience: http://www.viator.com/tours/Punta-Cana/Marinarium-Shark-and-Ray-Experience/d794-2476PUJ_9
Humpback Whale Watching: http://consciousbreathadventures.com/
Horseback Riding- Beach and Mountain Adventure: http://www.drhorses.com/rates.html
Guácara Taina Night Club: http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g147289-d149929-Reviews-Guacara_Taina-Santo_Domingo_Santo_Domingo_Province_Dominican_Republic.html
Catedral Primada de America: http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g147289-d534341-Reviews-Catedral_Primada_de_America-Santo_Domingo_Santo_Domingo_Province_Dominican_Republi.html
The Twenty Seven Waterfalls of Rio Damajagua: http://www.27charcos.com/index.php
"Turquoise Lagoon" (Hoyo Azul): http://www.scapepark.com/en/hoyo-azul.php
Open air yoga experience in Cabarete: http://savinggrace.ca/yoga
Julie's Restaurant, London: http://www.juliesrestaurant.com/
More links to follow as they come up in the story!
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