I Admire Joan of Arc

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 104 People

    A True Visionary

    Few youngsters of history have so captured the imagination as St Joan of Arc. She died when she was just nineteen. She was no beauty and no scholar.  She could neither read nor write.  She came from the obscurity of a small, remote hamlet, yet  in less than fifteen months had...
    perseverer perseverer
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Sep 12, 2013

    This Is A True Story.

    In the 14th century, England ruled over much of southwest France and repeatedly defeated the French army. Eventually the English seized Paris. and most of the French heartland fell under English rule. Much of northeastern France (along with what are now Luxembourg, Belgium, and...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Aug 2, 2011
More Stories