Charming is a Victorian Era Harry Potter roleplay set primarily in the village of Hogsmeade, Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, and the non-canon village of Irvingly. Characters of all classes, both magical and muggle — and even non-human! — are welcome.

With a member driven story line, monthly games and events, and a friendly and drama-free community focused on quality over quantity, the only thing you can be sure of is fun!
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    News
    12.13 On the first day of Charming, Kayte gave to me...
    12.11 Some quick reminders!
    12.08 Another peek at what's to come...
    12.05 It's election day! OOC, at least.
    12.04 We have our PW winners for November!
    12.02 New Skins! In less exciting news, the AC is underway.
    11.27 AC Saturday and election next week!
    11.21 A glimpse at post-move changes.
    11.13 This news is not at all big. Do not bother with it.
    11.10 Election update!
    11.07 We have Posting Wizards!
    11.06 A big announcement...
    11.04 Happy AC day!
    11.03 Banner time!
    11.03 Welcome to November!
    10.29 October is waning...
    10.17 Election 1887 campaign ledgers are up!
    10.16 Kayte's changed her (Charming) face!
    10.10 Congrats to September's PW winners Olive and Miri!
    10.03 An update on the Hogwarts ban...
    10.01 It's now October~
     
        
     
    Banshee Simmons
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    In Character
    Full Name: Banshee Simmons
    Nicknames: [If any]
    Birthdate: November 10, 1862
    Current Age: 24 Years
    Occupation: Prostitute
    Reputation: 1
    Residence: Hogsmeade
    Hogwarts House: Unknown
    Wand: Red oak, 7.5", Thestral tail-hair, rigid
    Blood Status: Halfblood
    Social Class: Lower
    Family:
    Satyrica Annabeth Simmons, Mother, b1845
    Joker Gregory Rosolev, Father, b1842
    --- Hogwash Simmons, Sister, b1883
    --- Fairytail Simmons, Sister, b1883
    --- Whisper Simmons, Brother, b1862 d1862
    --- Unnamed Simmons, Brother, b1864 d1864
    --- Secret Simmons, Sister, b1869
    --- Giggle Simmons, Brother, b1876

    Pollyanna Rosolev, Joker's Wife, b1842 d1875
    --- Jeremiah Rosolev, Halfbrother, b1862
    --- Sidney Rosolev, Halfsister, b1864
    --- Jaxon Rosolev, Halfbrother, b1870
    --- Butcher Rosolev, Halfbrother, b1873
    --- Karp Rosolev, Halfsister, b1875
    Appearance: Standing at five feet, one and a half inches tall, Banshee's thick, dark brown hair and wide blue eyes emphasis her pale tone, tumbling over her shoulders and brushing the low neckline of her dress. She carries herself with an air of confidence, despite the cut of her neckline displaying the top of her corsetry.
    History:
    1862: Banshee and Whisper are born to Satyrica Simmons - Whisper does not survive, leading to Banshee's name. The Roselovs welcome Jeremiah.
    1864: Satyrica loses a second child with Joker. The Roselovs welcome Sidney.
    1866: Banshee displays her first sign of magic, levitating an apple she wanted from a shop cart after being told she couldn't have one because she didn't have money to pay for one.
    1869: Secret is born, sickly and frail, the entire pregnancy unknown to the illicit couple.
    1870: The Roselovs welcome Jaxon.
    1873: The Roselovs welcome Butcher.
    1875: The Roselovs welcome Karp; Pollyanna dies.
    1876: Satyrica and Joker welcome Giggle. The blended family now lives together, despite Joker and Satyrica remaining unwed.
    1879: The entire family becomes homeless.
    1880: Joker begins the family thievery business. Banshee steals a wand left unattended, a short thing that she can hide against her arm. Unbenownst to her, its core is a Thestral hair. The wand takes to her like it was meant for her, in a strange turn. Banshee then takes to prostitution.
    1883: Fairytale and Hogwash are born to the streets of Hogsmeade.
    1886: Banshee is now pregnant, from one of her "visitors," and is currently considering that she might have to stop helping feed her family and focus on herself for the first time in her life.
    Personality: ESTJ-A (Dedicated, Strong-willed, Direct and Honest, Loyal, Patient and Reliable, Enjoy Creating Order, Excellent Organizers, Inflexible and Stubborn, Uncomfortable with Unconventional Situations, Judgmental, Difficult to Relax, Difficulty Expressing Emotion)
    Out of Character
    Name: Elaine
    Age: 22
    Contact: Skype, PM @Ambrosia Shinnick
    Other Characters: See my CML entry
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    #2
    APPLICATION ACCEPTED!


    — You should be titled in a few moments. Please post with your new character in the Character Master List thread.

    — If you have a playby you would like to claim, you can go here.

    — Don't forget to record your character's past position(s) in our history records.

    — Not sure where to start? You can introduce yourself in a new topic here and fill out the plottage preferences form so people know what you're interested in.

    We also have a buddy system. If you are new to Charming, you will be contacted by your assigned buddy within 48 hours. Once initial contact is made, you can decide whether you'd like to continue to participate in the buddy system or if you'd prefer to figure things out on your own.

    Buddy System Leaders:
    Beanie @Cassius Lestrange
    Rosa @Gertrude Baker

    — Our Networking Forum is here. You can also hop in on a thread in our Lonely thread list or start an open thread of your own.

    — Don't forget to check out our Stamp Station for some extra fun!

    — We also have a member submitted and staff run Daily Prophet that reports on in character happenings. Check it out so you can see how it might effect your future plots.

    Thanks for deciding to join us, we hope you have a blast! :D
    — Kayte isn't awesome at networking. Get in touch if you'd like a thread! —
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