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Medieval Conceptions of Chivalry

 The beautiful thing about having power as a woman, is being able to use that power to influence and  help along ideas that you believe in. 275 more words

Literature

The Secret Eleanor by Cecelia Holland

(Cover picture courtesy of Goodreads.)

1151: As Duchess of Aquitaine, Eleanor grew up knowing what it was to be regarded for herself and not for her husband’s title.

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Book Review

Book Review: Lady Thief (Scarlet #2) by A. C. Gaughen

To read my review of the first book in this series, Scarlet, click here.

The Sheriff of Nottingham is dead, and a new sheriff must take his place. 368 more words

Amazing Women Who Inspire Us ! (Part 3)

Robert Horvat gives us a series called Women Who Inpire Us. It’s a response to my Fab Five Series. Neither of us listed any women in our lists of historical figures, and Robert is atoning for both of us. 115 more words

History

Amazing Women Who Inspire Us ! (Part 3)

(Empress Pulcheria. Permission to use photo courtesy of Window into Heaven.)

International Women’s Day is held every year around the world on the 8th March. 1,062 more words

History