Photo credit © Henry York. Queen Dianne leads the Amazons in 2017 on Twelfth Night in the Joan of Arc parade.
The year of Dianne’s breast cancer diagnosis, she founded the Amazons, a group of survivors whose only requirement is doing some
sort of service for others each month. They wear “war” gear of tunics, custom breast plates and carry 21” swords. They don’t smile as
it reflects their fortitude and fighting spirit.