Author Archives: Mirta Ines Trupp

Mr. Darcy’s Declaration of Love~ A Poignant Scene From a Jewish Austen Fan Fiction, by Mirta Ines Trupp

Mr. Darcy’s Declaration of Love~ A Poignant Scene From a Jewish Austen Fan Fiction, by Mirta Ines Trupp

There are those among us that could recite The Hunsford Proposal—dismal and pathetic as it might have been—verbatim and with great flare. Mr. Darcy’s declaration of love is etched into our souls. Scenes from our favorite film adaptations—every raised brow, every clenched fist, and heaving breast—are easily recalled. My feelings will not be repressed. You… Read the full blog post …

The Majesty and Mystery of Nature; Springtime in the Southern Hemisphere, by Mirta Ines Trupp

The Majesty and Mystery of Nature; Springtime in the Southern Hemisphere, by Mirta Ines Trupp

November in Buenos Aires is a sight to behold. While Spring officially starts in September, the Jacarandás are in full bloom by the time we—here in the U.S.A.—are stuffing turkeys and roasting chestnuts on an open fire. The majestic tree is native to South America, but it was late in the 19th century when city… Read the full blog post …

Fanfiction and Jewish Themes, by Mirta Ines Trupp

Fanfiction and Jewish Themes, by Mirta Ines Trupp

As an emerging author in the realm of Jane Austen Fanfiction (J.A.F.F.), I have introduced Jewish characters thus far into the world of Pride and Prejudice, as well as Persuasion. I purposely didn’t alter the beloved characters created by Austen’s imagination. I mean, of course, that Anglicans remained Anglicans. Instead, I presented the reader with a different—more… Read the full blog post …

Pondering the Night’s Sky with Jane and Friends, by Mirta Ines Trupp

Pondering the Night’s Sky with Jane and Friends, by Mirta Ines Trupp

Michael Giffin, author of Jane Austen and Religion: Salvation and Society in Georgian England, stated that “…Austen’s vision is extremely radical and prophetic, not unlike the vision of those women who dominate the old and new testaments, and not unlike the vision of those women who dominate four thousand years of Jewish and Christian history.”… Read the full blog post …

Women of Valor, by Mirta Ines Trupp

Women of Valor, by Mirta Ines Trupp

I believe I was in the third grade when I read Martha Washington’s biography. By then, I was an avid reader and historical was my favorite subject. I remember being fascinated by our nation’s First Lady’s history; although technically, this title was not coined until after her death. I learned of her first marriage and… Read the full blog post …

Celestial Persuasion~ A Jewish Austen Fan Fiction, by Mirta Ines Trupp

Celestial Persuasion~ A Jewish Austen Fan Fiction, by Mirta Ines Trupp

A few weeks ago, I wrote about my Work in Progress: Celestial Persuasion. If you missed the original post, you can read it here: https://mirtainestruppauthor.com/2021/02/19/the-viceroyalty-of-rio-de-la-plata-a-peek-into-a-new-jewish-austen-fan-fiction/ I’m getting closer to Publishing Day and I can’t wait to share it with you. In the mean time, please take a minute to watch this short trailer. The painting of… Read the full blog post …