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Ireland’s pirate queen: Twelve fascinating facts about the legendary Grace O’Malley – Irish Post

Grace O’Malley is celebrated in Ireland as the original ‘Pirate Queen’, but the 16th century figure was also a remarkable leader. Source: Ireland’s pirate queen: Twelve fascinating facts about the legendary Grace O’Malley – Irish Post Advertisements

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Ireland’s bizarre genital sculptures revealed in new map | Daily Mail Online

The bizarre sculptures of naked women exposing their vulva, found in medieval tower-houses, church sites and holy wells across Ireland and parts of the UK, have puzzled historians for decades. Source: Ireland’s bizarre genital sculptures revealed in new map |

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The Scots-Irish: Iníon Dubh, Scottish Princess

Source: The Scots-Irish: Iníon Dubh, Scottish Princess

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Female Druids, the Forgotten Priestesses of the Celts | Ancient Origins

In medieval Irish legends they were called Banduri or Bandorai. Their existence was confirmed by ancient Greek and Roman writers. But who were the legendary female Druids? Source: Female Druids, the Forgotten Priestesses of the Celts | Ancient Origins

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The Divine Feminine in Fairy Tales – Part 1

The wonderful Carolyn Emerick wrote a lovely article,   Some modern critics disparage fairy tales for their depiction of women. But, the truth is that fairy tales are complex with much to offer women of any age. Source: The Divine

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