Category: equality

25
Sep

The Invisibility Myth 14; Jane Fonda, Vanity & Me

Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder ➨I’ve got this quote swirling in my head from a Jane Fonda interview a couple of years ago:  “I continued to try to be perfect on whatever level the man I was with wanted, willing to forgo emotional intimacy and betray my own body and soul if […]

30
Aug

The Invisibility Myth 13 – Not Dead Yet Awakenings

Finally coffee was served ➨The morning ritual remains the same wherever I am – turn on BBC Radio 4 (long wave only as i’m currently in France) and make coffee.  A thirty something woman is saying she wishes she could go back in time and give her bulimic/self harming/laxative addicted young self a hug and tell […]

26
Jul

The Invisibility Myth part 10: The Handmaid’s Tale – reality in the shadow.

➨2017 – I thought my generation had scored the winning goal in terms of general equality, which bought about the fulfilling birth of my Invisibility Myth project. It’s mission is to show that we older women never had it so good and that the hard work of the women’s movement, is an unstoppable global force […]