http://www.indiegogo.com/monthlies?a=1801398 What is menstruation? What changes in a girl’s life when ”it” first arrives? Monthlies is a fresh film exploring the period with humor and sensitivity. http://www.mooninsideyou.com/v2/en/ Monthlies represents a fresh view of a taboo impacting the world of girls (and boys) to a larger extent than it may first seem. With humor and sensitivity it discloses misbeliefs, prejudices and … Read More
Do teenage girls know enough about menstruation and their bodies? The documentary film the Monthlies represents a fresh view of a taboo impacting the world of girls (and boys) to a larger extent than it may first seem. With humor and sensitivity it discloses misbeliefs, prejudices and rules of the “menstrual etiquette” that still persist not only in the remote … Read More
ENSURING your partner doesn’t cheat is a perennial problem. Perhaps one solution is religion. Beverly Strassmann at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor has spent years studying the Dogon people of Mali, west Africa. Women who practise the traditional Dogon religion, unlike those who are Muslim or Christian, spend five days a month around the time of menstruation in a … Read More
Hello and Happy Autumn! We’ve had quite a few changes happening at Moon Times since our last newsletter; one of our team has moved on into a new career in chef-ing and another has moved to Brighton- so it’s back to me (Rachael) on my own for a bit, just like the good old days when Moon Times first began! … Read More
DVD Now on Sale! $25.00 Red Tent DVD store Things We Don’t Talk About: Woman’s Stories from the Red Tent is a groundbreaking 72-minute documentary film by award winning filmmaker Isadora Gabrielle Leidenfrost, PhD. Spontaneous and organic, a Red Tent is a red textile space where women gather to rest, renew, and often share deep and powerful stories about their … Read More
Menstrual Lunar Asynchrony great article focussing again on our cycles and the moon.