Emperor Darius the Great (Darius I) with his mighty Queen, Atusa Shahbanu Atusa Shahbanu was the Queen of the Persian Empire, wife of the mighty Persian Achaemenid King Darius the Great, daughter of Cyrus . 522-486 B.C.
480 B.C.E. - Artemisia’s Love Story with Xerxes the Great: Grand Admiral Artemisia was sexy, strong, built, a typical athletic woman with beauty and culture. She made an oath to get Xerxes, the Great King of Persia [pic: Grand Admiral Artemisia and her legendary white horse and Golden Sword] 'Historical Persian women'
"Rooftop Garden" by Polly x FEATURED in Natures Reclaimation, April ’09 with thanks "I found this beautiful ruined cottage on Achill Island, County Mayo, Ireland. Well on it’s way to a fully lawned roof." Canon EOS 400D 18-55mm len
Writing Prompt: Proof that Mermaids Exist! You are a journalist with exclusive coverage on the find of the millennium. Mermaids are real! Write an expose' really to the world this astounding discovery. Make sure to include a complete setting, giving the place, circumstances surrounding the discovery, and people involved.
488 B.C.E. - Irdabama was a highly Successful Historical Business Woman. She was a major formidable landowner and controlled a huge workforce. She ran her own wine and grain business at the time of Xerxes the Great. The fortification tablets at Persepolis contain information about her wealth, workshops and hundreds of workers of both sexes.