Cinderella’s Stepmother

photo from Pixaby — Ksenia Sergeeva

In both Snow White and Cinderella stories, there is an ‘wicked woman.’ We don’t know much about their history. And neither has a ‘name’ like Snow White and Cinderella. I started pondering why they are labeled wicked. And what that says about us.

Let’s focus on the Cinderella story. This tale has been told repeatedly, in multiple movies starting with the Disney animated version. I looked up “Cinderella movies” on the…