Did Hollywood whitewash Cleopatra? A Pulitzer Winning historian says no.

Cleopatra, Caesar and Antony photo compilation by author // Source of photos: Wikipedia and Royalty Now

Most of what we know about Cleopatra is wrong…


3 reasons it doesn’t matter, and 7 better questions to ask about your relationship.

Photo by Alexander Krivitskiy on Unsplash

Narcissism is trending


He thinks he knows why he got scammed but he’s wrong.

Image by Pexels from Pixabay


Mirror, mirror on the wall was the weirdest wedding gift of all. Plus, the prince will break your heart a little.

Snow white composite by author: source photos from Wikipedia and Movieweb


When you look at the dark side, careful you must be, for the dark side looks back.

photo from imgflip


If you think pajamas with a trap door look ridiculous, you should see what Victorian women wore under their skirts.

A racy French postcard showing styles of bloomers // photo source


The true story of a diabolical queen, a boy with “werewolf” syndrome, and love’s triumph over prejudice.

The real beauty and the beast and Hollywood’s beauty and the beast, starring Emma Watson. [photo source: History vs. Hollywood]

“One of the most beloved tales ever told” — Disney Studios


15 winners, $2000 each. But hurry, it’s closing soon.

Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash

How many stories have you written that paid $2,000?


Up to 40% of people infected will never be the same. Some will be psychotic, even after a mild case. Maybe forever.

Image by Enrique Meseguer from Pixabay


I did not expect getting the vaccine to make me angry. It did.

Image by Wilfried Pohnke from Pixabay

I did not expect getting the vaccine to make me angry.

Linda Caroll

Top writer. Featured in NYT, Forbes. https://lindac.substack.com/

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