alison, lynda, sarah

< back to her stories blog Where I am at the moment? I’ve got to 55 and I am finally in my dream job – offering psychological support to people with cancer. Retirement is now not an option. I’m also loving being the mother of a 12 year old. Life is pretty good. I am...

ann, lynne

< back to her stories blog This is my MUM, the baby in the photograph is my daughter, Megan. My mum was born on the 17th may 1929. She was an actor, speech and drama teacher, Mum, Granny and aunt. Growing up, I was often frustrated by the fact we could go nowhere...

dulcie, tina, wendy

< back to her stories blog I am a new gardener trying to transform an overgrown wreck into a wildlife friendly oasis in the city. only daughter of Laura and Peter. 1 brother, 3 sons including twins. Survived 3 surgeries in 1 day. Almost died. My life is at the debt of...

ellie, donna, freya

< back to her stories blog For me, womanhood has always been something I have neglected as I have never felt comfortable with the expectations. From my early years, I took interests that were apparently meant for boys. Today I am a writer and an activist, driven both...

cat, clare, gail

< back to her stories blog Struggled with what ‘femininity’ is and what makes a woman so, as a teen. Is now comfortable in her own skin as a strong woman who’s built her own identity. I am one of identical twins, originally from Richmond in Surrey. I have been living...