Women in the Ancient Greek world

There are many important and powerful goddesses in Greek mythology, a lot of them unmarried and independent such as Artemis. But the common women of Ancient Greece lived by different rules than the female figures they worshipped. The first woman: Pandora In Greek mythology, the first woman (as in human, not a deity) is Pandora.Continue reading “Women in the Ancient Greek world”

“Cleopatra the Great” ~ Personal Experience + One-Hundred Facts

Cleopatra VII is iconic — arguably the most famous and powerful woman in history! Yet there is so much misinformation about her in Hollywood and general pop culture. I am here to sort out fact from fiction, to explain why such negative propaganda against her exists, and personal experience as to why this public figureContinue reading ““Cleopatra the Great” ~ Personal Experience + One-Hundred Facts”