Ancient Archive // Mulan – The Dark Story Behind the Disney Classic

The Ballad of Mulan is the story of a strong woman willing to sacrifice herself but entering an army for 12 years in order to keep her family safe. If you don't think that's hardcore af than you can GTFO. I love Disney movies. Yes, yes, I know. They're hella problematic and not very diverse … Continue reading Ancient Archive // Mulan – The Dark Story Behind the Disney Classic

Ancient Archive // Micaela Almonester – The Installment Where I Swear Loads

This Baroness was a survivor and honestly should be your new role model because if she can be locked away, mentally and emotionally abused by her father-in-law and shot four times and still be the badass she is you can get out of bed and wash your hair. I'm getting ahead of myself. Let's start … Continue reading Ancient Archive // Micaela Almonester – The Installment Where I Swear Loads

Ancient Archive // Hypatia of Alexandria – That Bitch of 300’s Era Egypt

Welcome to Ancient Archives where I tell you about a cool historical figure or place or situation and try and make it fun and entertaining. I am not a history major or have a degree in history. I didn’t even finish Uni. I’m just a gal that thinks there’s loads of fun stuff to learn about … Continue reading Ancient Archive // Hypatia of Alexandria – That Bitch of 300’s Era Egypt