Women in the military

Boadicea: Woman Warrior

Boadicea: Woman Warrior

It was a British woman in Oklahoma City who first compared me to Boadicea, and she was absolutely shocked when I had no idea who the hell she was talking about. “The first woman military leader,” she told me, shaking her finger at me. “The first woman hero of the British.” I think this was […]

Interview With Patricia McArdle, Amazon Grand Prize Novelist

Interview With Patricia McArdle, Amazon Grand Prize Novelist

Patricia Lynn McArdle has been travelling the globe and challenging the status quo for decades.  The solar cooking enthusiast, and retired US foreign service officer worked overseas and in Washington, D.C., from 1979–2006 as a member of the U.S. diplomatic corps. Prior to that,  she served for three years as one of the first two […]