Heroine Fixes

I am addicted to strong and compelling female characters, so every month I indulge in a Heroine Fix.  I take a close look at an amazing heroine, one to inspire and admire.  They’re not all on the side of the good, but they’re all intriguing.


January: Molly Bloom (Molly’s Game)


January: Catwoman

February: Charlotte Holmes (Lady Sherlock)

March: Tess and Ali (Burlesque)

April: Gamora (Guardians of the Galaxy)

May: Zoe Washburne (Firefly)

June: Sara Lance (DC’s Legends of Tomorrow)

July: Mazikeen (Lucifer)

August: Dr. Ellie Arroway (Contact)

September: Sophie (Music and Lyrics)

October: Delenn (Babylon 5)

November: The Ladies of Ocean’s 8

December: Samantha/Charlie (The Long Kiss Goodnight)


January: Echo/Caroline (Dollhouse)

February: Sarah Connor (Terminator series)

March: Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson (Hidden Figures)

April: Letty Raines (Good Behavior)

May: Meg Murray (A Wrinkle In Time)

June: Quake/Daisy Johnson/Skye (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.)

July: Hela (Thor: Ragnarok)

August: Aech/Helen and Art3mis/Samantha (Ready Player One)

September: Dutch (Killjoys)

October: Evey (V for Vendetta)

November: Major Kira Nerys (Deep Space Nine) 

December: Georgia Byrd (Last Holiday)


January: Kaylee Frye (Firefly) 

February: Penelope Garcia (Criminal Minds)

March: Agent Melinda May (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.)

April: CC Bloom (Beaches)

May: Lisbeth Salander (The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo) 

June: Stahma Tarr (Defiance)

July: Alice Quinn (The Magicians)

August: Kitty Katt (Gini Koch Alien series)

September: Offred/June (The Handmaid’s Tale)

October: Wonder Woman (Wonder Woman) 

November: Willow Rosenberg (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)

December: Sally and Gillian Owen (Practical Magic)


January: Sara Crewe (A Little Princess)

February: Joan Wilder (Romancing The Stone and Jewel of the Nile) 

March: Rogue (X-Men)

April: Laura Ingalls Wilder (Little House On The Prairie)

May: Sara (Labyrinth)

June: Supergirl/Cara Danvers (Supergirl) 

July: The Ladies of Jane Austen

August: Baby/Frances (Dirty Dancing)

September: Oracle, Huntress, and Dinah (DC’s Birds of Prey)

October: Scarlett O’Hara (Gone With The Wind and Scarlett) 

November: Lois Lane (Lois and Clark, Superman)

December: Faith Lehane (Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel)