The path before us has been forged by other strong women.
When we attempt new things, we sometimes feel that we’re all alone. Yet other women have untaken similar endeavours, but their stories are largely lost and forgotten. This site is dedicated to these women.
These strong women changed their lives and the lives of others around them. They also changed our world.
Kathleen Colvin gets courage from Amelia Earhart, determination from Jane Austen, and perseverance from Cleopatra.
While writing two books on Oregon history, she found women’s contributions were often overlooked. For the past 20 years, she’s researched strong, inspirational women in history.