Isabella of Castile was a canny monarch with the tenacity and skill to create a colonial empire. She also brutalized her enemies, tortured her children, and left an indelible mark on European history.
Isabella of Castile went from being a toddler in a ghost castle to a teen peace treaty negotiator to a 23-year-old Queen and she was just getting started.
Isabel of Portugal is best known now for her reputation for madness. As is ever the case, the truth of her life is not quite so straightforward.
Marie de Guise was the mother of Mary Queen of Scots. She was also Tall, Glamorous, had her own bespoke armour, and lived an AMAZING LIFE.
Mary Queen of Scots spent 19 years in jail, most of which she spent actively escaping and/or scheming to escape. Nobody puts Mary in a corner!!
A deep dive into the complex, strained, and BONKERS collision course between Mary Queen of Scots and Queen Elizabeth I.
The bonkers true story of ‘The Favourite’s Queen Anne, a lesser-known monarch whose life was a gossip buffet of rivalry, death, and resiliency.
Lady Anne Stanley was a possible heir to Elizabeth I until her father's murder and her own disastrous (like DISASTROUS) marriage put her out of the running for good.
The visceral rage and exquisite art of Artemisia Gentileschi, 17th century Italian #MeToo icon.
Lady Mary Grey was the youngest sister of Lady Jane Grey. She was also a dwarf, had one of the greatest love stories ever told, and continued to thrive even after being sent to jail.