Evelyn Nesbit, The Dark History of America’s First Supermodel

For this week’s Femme Fatale Friday, I have decided to cover the story of Evelyn Nesbit.   She is often called America’s First Supermodel.   She rose to fame and stardom in the Edwardian Era for modeling for famous figures such as Gibson Girl drawings and paintings.   She also would be one of the…

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My Top 5 Favorite Knights of the Roundtable

For today’s post, I have decided to do a countdown of my favorite Knights of the Roundtable.   This post will act as a companion piece to yesterday’s countdown of Arthurian women! Number 5: Percival ~The original Grail Knight began his tale as an ignorant young man raised with no knowledge of the royal courts…

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My Top 5 Arthurian Women

For today’s post, I have decided to do a countdown of my top five favorite women of Arthurian Legend.   This type of countdown will be likely no surprise to my regular readers, but I felt it would be a fun little post to do today! Number 5: Igraine  ~Igraine was the mother of Arthur…

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My Top 5 Biographies About Elizabeth Woodville

For today’s post, I have decided to do a countdown of my favorite non-fiction books about the White Queen, Elizabeth Woodville.   Woodville is one of the iconic Queens during the Wars of the Roses.   She was called the White Queen because she was married to the first Yorkist King of England, Edward IV.…

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Modron, Morrigan, Morgen

For today’s post, I have decided to discuss the evolution of one of my favorite topics.   The Great Goddess Morgen le Fay is a unique figure within the Arthurian legends and Celtic lore.   She was not always known by the name Morgen and is likely the most modern evolution of this particular Great…

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Why Klaroline Should Have Been Endgame

Welcome to the final day of Vampire Week!   For today’s final post, I have decided to discuss why I think Caroline and Klaus should have ended up together.   I will first just point out that the characters had massive amounts of chemistry together.   Plus Klaus literally promised to be her “last love”…

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Evolution of The Vampire Diaries Characters

Welcome to day six of Vampire Week.   For today’s post, I have decided to take a look at the evolution of the characters in The Vampire Diaries.   There is a time jump of three years that famously happens during the seventh season.   It also allowed us to see the characters that were…

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Katherine Pierce, Iconic Trickster Villainess

Welcome to day five of Vampire Week, as well as this week’s Femme Fatale Friday.   For today’s post, I could not choose any other topic than “the myth, the legend, the baddest bitch of all”, Katherine Pierce! On June 5, 1473, Katerina Petrova was born in Bulgaria.    In 1490, she would give birth…

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My Top 5 Worst The Vampire Diaries Couples

Welcome to day four of Vampire Week!   I have decided to do a companion piece to yesterday’s post.   I will be doing a countdown of the five worst The Vampire Diaries couples this time! In a way, we can look at these as the bottom five. Without further ado, here’s the countdown. Number…

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My Top 5 The Vampire Diaries Couples

Welcome to day three of Vampire Week.   For today’s post, I have decided to do a countdown of my five favorite The Vampire Diaries couples. Number 5: Rebekah and Stefan ~My number five pick may seem a bit strange.   However, I really loved the dynamic between Stefan and Rebekah as we got to…

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