August 6, 2019

In 1810, Madame Clicquot created her own company Veuve Clicquot-Ponsardin. In addition to running a very successful business, she is credited with the invention of the riddling table (a device for optimizing the removal of dead yeast) as well as the first blended Rosé...

July 22, 2019

Having survived many close calls during the course of her profession, 32-year-old Bonnie met her match at the 1929 Pendleton Round-Up, the annual rodeo that still takes place in Pendleton, Oregon. McCarroll drew Black Cat, a horse that on this day had been extremely ba...

July 11, 2019

When I was a kid growing up in the 1970s, my family loved to go to the local racing tracks. We would attend any type of car or motorcycle racing event, but it was drag racing in particular that really sparked my imagination.

June 29, 2019

Phyllis Diller: The Original Queen of Stand-Up 

Having decided to continue researching the pioneering women who found ways to succeed in traditionally male fields, I began watching out for inspiration. As I was flipping through my vinyl LP records for some new music to...

June 27, 2019

Zheng Shi: Terror of the South China Sea

The other night, I was watching Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl for probably the tenth time. Johnny Depp’s tipsy, swaggering portrayal of Captain Jack Sparrow never fails to delight me. Just prior to this p...

March 27, 2019

If you have old books you may wonder if you can recycle them. Often I donate my old unwanted books, but possibly recycling them could be an option too. So I did some research to find out if it can be done and if it should be done.

So, can books be recycled? Books, being...

July 24, 2018

The Zenobia Book Series will be highlighted at the GREAT SUMMER READS event

on July 25th and 26th this week.

In honor of this event we've decided to offer both ebooks for free on July 25th - 29th.

Visit Amazon to get Zenobia - Birth of a Legend & Zenobia - Challengi...

February 10, 2018

In 2002 bobsled for women was added. In 2014 women represented 40% of the participants in the Olympic Winter Games.

January 27, 2018

Author Russ Wallace fights against Human Trafficking with his Zenobia Book Series. Book two in the series shines a light on the sex slave trade. Read below and find out why. (page 499 in Zenobia - Challenging a Legend.)

"The Slave Trade -

Slavery has been...

January 3, 2018

Zenobia Book Series deals with Human Trafficking issues. 

"Some readers may be disturbed that the sexual slave trade appears in this book. Good! We should all be upset that such a "trade," better called an abomination, ever existed and still exist. My purpose in includi...

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