100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Amazon Training: How to Play Bullets and Bracelets

The original Wonder Woman was a circular story of re-education, whirling through lessons on [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Bullets and Bracelets

Centuries after the Amazons landed on Paradise Island, Diana was born. On [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Amazon Brutality: Before the Magic Lasso

Fun Fact: The Magic Lasso was not part of Wonder Woman’s original [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Joye Hummel, Wonder Woman’s First Female Writer

I once read that Marston wrote every single Wonder Woman story during his lifetime, [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Mythology

Pandora

The Amazons were not the first women created by the gods. That [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman, Mythology, The Amazons

Divine Motherhood: The Birth of Princess Diana

Like all the Amazons, Queen Hippolyte enjoyed a bountiful life brimming with [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Bullets, Bracelets, and Water Pistols

My Magic Bracelets Both of my grandmothers were delightfully indulgent of my [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman, The Amazons

Herland: Origin of the Amazon Nation

Paradise Island The battle with the Hercules and the Greeks marked the [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Mythology, The Amazons

Hippolyte and Hercules: Abuse, Loss, and Reclaiming of Power

Note: This post builds on The History of Hercules and Herstory of [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman, Marston and Friends

Olive Byrne, Wonder Woman’s Other Mother

A Tale of Two Olives When I began researching William Moulton Marston [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Dress Code Violation: That Time Wonder Woman Was Fired from the United Nations

In 2016, the year leading up to the release of her eponymous [...]

Discovering Wonder Woman

Pin-Up Powerhouse: Wonder Woman’s Controversial Costume

The controversy surrounding Wonder Woman’s appearance goes all the way back to [...]