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Learning to Listen
The next RP entry (and the planned one after that) are being put on the backburner while I wait to hear back from the tribe who serves as gatekeeper for their stories. Here's why.
When an enemy killed her husband, this Apache woman broke the rules of her tribe to get revenge - and in so doing, became one of her tribe's greatest heroes.
This unassuming middle-aged woman became one of Britain's most notorious terrorists in her unyielding quest to win women the right to vote.
Cut Nyak Dhien
When her (second) rebel husband was killed, this heroine of Indonesian revolution took over the fight against the Dutch.
Rose from dire poverty and violence to become the greatest black entertainer of all time - Michael Jackson, Madonna, and Angelina Jolie all rolled into one.
This most-wanted WW2 spy rescued Jews and POWs, blew up Nazi trains, and used an X-rated radio rhyme to identify herself to Britain.
Motorcycling across America, making her living doing stunts and transporting secret government documents, this stand-out woman found family in places she didn't expect.
The greatest ruler of Yemeni history, she defeated her numerous foes to usher the country into its golden age.
When a neighboring tribe threatened the Yoruba, this queen went undercover as a spy to find their weakness.
The ghost of a tragically-murdered young child come back to haunt her mother in post-slavery America.
After disguising herself as a man to be the physician women needed, she was put on trial - and won.
Annie Jump Cannon
This astronomer threw off all the social conventions of her day to pursue her one true calling: the stars.