Discussion Group Reports

A Summary On Saturday the 13 June I participated in my first Zoom experience. I can see how it’s taking off, and how it could be a useful means of discussion and decision making for a group such as ours. As a participant, (not a facilitator or...

On Sat 16 May 2020, Ten Forty Matrix Dinner and Discussion became a book discussion per Zoom to give us all a break from Covid 19 Cabin Fever.  A dozen of us zoomed to discuss what we were reading, listening to and watching.   And we...

Before you visit a doctor, do your own research on the net www.medscape.com. There are many specialist sites you can find by typing the name of your disease or symptom into a search engine e.g. www.google.com. When you visit your doctor take a list of questions...

Jo Morgan presented her thesis on Betty Friedan's book The Feminine Mystique, and its impact on the development of the Women's Movement. Friedan's book, The Feminine Mystique, was published in 1963 in the USA. As Jo clearly argued it stands alone at this time in its...

At what point in our lives did feminism start to mean something? For some of us the starting point was an awareness of the different ways parents treated boys and girls; watching their mother's role; the marriage of older siblings, and treatment of girls at school....

Despite any close family ties we might have most older dykes have probably learned long ago the value of friendship. Already some of us have faced the loss of old and valued friends. Maybe we should also think about what our loss, our death, might...