A couple historians chimed in with info I didn't have, and it's looking more like much of Marguerite's story was legend.
In which I finally have some time to sit down and hand out prizes for corrections - with updated art! Corrections and thanks are laid out for Wu Zetian, Ching Shih, Gudit, Isabel Godin, Mata Hari, Mai Bhago, and Vasilisa Vasilyevna.
In which I'm called out regarding the later life of Jeanne de Clisson, and I define the scope of the project.
How could Li Chi possibly compare herself to a Chinese heroine who was born a century after Li Chi herself? The answer gets complicated.
Ever been curious as to the upbringing of Two Spirits in Native American cultures? You should probably read this.
A reader brought to my attention that Cyrus the Great actually set Croesus on fire, so yeah - depicting them as best buds was probably somewhat inaccurate.