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08

Dec

What’s that, first novelist?  Murasaki Shikibu had that down in 1000 CE.  Beat THAT.

What’s that, first novelist?  Murasaki Shikibu had that down in 1000 CE.  Beat THAT.

I know these usually include pictures of the face, but given that she’s most well known for covering it, I couldn’t not celebrate Comandanta Ramona, an officer in the Zapata Army of National Liberation, centered in Chiapas.  She’s a symbol of equality and dignity for impoverished and indigenous women, and she’s definitely a woman to be celebrated.

I know these usually include pictures of the face, but given that she’s most well known for covering it, I couldn’t not celebrate Comandanta Ramona, an officer in the Zapata Army of National Liberation, centered in Chiapas.  She’s a symbol of equality and dignity for impoverished and indigenous women, and she’s definitely a woman to be celebrated.

04

Dec

Francoise Hardy is my spirit animal.

Francoise Hardy is my spirit animal.

Susan Sarandon…goodness gracious she was crazy attractive when young.

Susan Sarandon…goodness gracious she was crazy attractive when young.

Anjelica Huston…she is so fierce she’s practically on fire.

Anjelica Huston…she is so fierce she’s practically on fire.

Nina Simone.

For reasons.  Especially that voice, oh goodness.

Nina Simone.

For reasons.  Especially that voice, oh goodness.

Victoria Woodhull was all about the free love.  I can dig that.
Plus she was the first female candidate for president and a real wild woman.

Well behaved women rarely make history.

Victoria Woodhull was all about the free love.  I can dig that.

Plus she was the first female candidate for president and a real wild woman.

Well behaved women rarely make history.

Aung San Suu Kyi might be the democratically elected leader of Burma that had to live under house arrest, but she’s really arrested my heart.

Aung San Suu Kyi might be the democratically elected leader of Burma that had to live under house arrest, but she’s really arrested my heart.

Who’s afraid of Virginia Woolf?  Not me.  

Also, she has a twitter.

Who’s afraid of Virginia Woolf?  Not me.  

Also, she has a twitter.

Angela Davis is activist, movement leader sexy.

The fro does me in.

Angela Davis is activist, movement leader sexy.

The fro does me in.