I believe knowledge and education is important - and I believe, that taking responsibility educating ourselves is essential - especially when it comes to gender in history. That is why you will find a collection of research articles and video's related to my my book, The Hidden Camino, here below. These sources will give you a look into the issues presented and discussed throughout my book and blog. In this way, you will be better equipped to make your own opinions.


Please note the links below are not being updated any longer.

Mary Magdalene, herstory, Louise Sommer, Hidden Camino, tower,

Have you ever wondered why it has to been so important for the Roman Catholic church to disempower women ?


The Rebel Virgins and Desert Mothers who have been written out of Christianity's Early History.


Beginning with Ahab, numerous kings of Israel were responsible for worshiping Asherah; Mother of Heaven

Mary Magdalene, herstory, Louise Sommer, Hidden Camino, tower,

Newfound scrolls tells about a powerful and independent woman that once lived in Petra in Jordan.

Hera, goddess, ancient Greece, temple

Roman women much more independent than previously thought. Historian Coen van Galen dispels that notion

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Turkey: Archaeologists have uncovered a rare stone figurine of a woman dating back 8,000 years at a dig in Turkey.

Image by Ian Dziuk

The true story of witches is a powerful tale on how Women Healers became malevolent figures in history. Silenced and hunted.

Hathor, goddess, women as spiritual authorities

Women Who Changed the History of Ancient Egypt! Women in ancient Egypt were really ahead of their time. Only few are widely known today.

Hera, goddess, ancient Greece, temple

Women and girls have been discriminated against for too long in a twisted interpretation of the word of God.

church, Mary Magdalene, herstory, temple, goddess

Read about the forgotten Church of Mary Magdalene. Her memory might be ignored, but her legacy still lives on.

Mary Magdalene, herstory, Louise Sommer, Hidden Camino, tower,

Divine Women; When God was A Girl. Bettany Hughes whiskes us back to the time when the gods were goddesses.

Petra, Jordan, goddess

Were the women in Petra, Jordan, more important than Men? It seems so.

Mary Magdalene, herstory, Louise Sommer, Hidden Camino, tower,

British Museum; Recognising that female images made 35–20,000 years ago may be made by women, for women.

Hera, goddess, ancient Greece, temple

Stonehenge gives up it secrets as

remains of 14 women  of high status and importance have been found at the ancient site in England.

Hera, horns, goddess, fertility, cave paintings

Women made most of the oldest-known cave art paintings, suggests a new analysis of ancient handprints. National Geographic shows the way.

Cybele, Kybele, Sybele, Mother of Gods, Mary Magdalene

She keeps appearing. This time in Turkey. New discoveries of a rare Cybele statue; The Mother of Gods and Oneness.

Empress Theodora, Byzantium

The Wisdom of Women is Written Out of History. A golden age of female achievement is now largely unknown.

Hatshepsut, Egypt, pharaoh

Hatshepsut, Egypt's longest reigning female pharaoh and what we can learn from her about women in power.

Oracles, Delphi, Greece, herstory, Louise Sommer

The Delphic Goddess lies there, a sleeping beauty stretched out across the peaks of Mount Parnassus in northern Greece. 

stone age, ancestors, women, Malta

During the last 50 years, scholars have established a very different view of our Stone Age ancestors from the one we used to imagine. 

Venus, goddess, fresco, shallop shell

Two marble statues representing the goddess Aphrodite, or Venus, at Petra, the ancient Nabataean capital in Jordan.

Peru, female shaman

Archaeologist Ruth Shady found the remains of a high-status woman buried about 4,500 years ago. 


For centuries it’s been the male artists who have attracted the interest of art historians. Now Florence brings female artists out of the basements. 

Lucrezia Borgia

How women have been airbrushed from church history and been removed from all positions with spiritual authority.

Golden Madonna, Grail Queen, spring goddess, Mother god

Pope: Women will be banned from priesthood forever! Funny, when Mary Magdalene was the Apostle to the Apostles...

Hera, goddess, ancient Greece, temple

The role of women in the first 300 years of the Christian church was a vigorous one, and has been played down by history.

shieldmaiden, viking, warrior, women, Scandinavia

This High-Ranking Viking Warrior Was a Woman! DNA analysis shows that the elaborate grave was a real-life shieldmaiden.