Artemis Lesbian Periodical 1983-1986 or 1987 the link from Silver Sisterhood to St. Bride’s School

“ Since the demise of the much-loved Sappho, there has been no single central lesbian magazine in Britain. ” [1] [2]

Artemis: For Women Who Love Women
Published by: Perfect Publications
BM Perfect, London, WC1N 3XX
1983 – (after October 1st) 1986 or 1987

The following articles provide the documentation for the women only Madrian community, called the Silver Sisters / Silver Sisterhood which transitioned into St. Bride’s School for adult schoolgirl roleplay and the seeds for the Romantia / Olympian / Aristasian philosophies/language/manner of living.

Artemis: For Women Who Love Women, issue 1, 1983

Letter From The Homestead by Anon, P09 Artemis for Women Who Love Women issue 1 1983

This article mentions a woman named Rhennie.
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“ Our front cover logo incorporates a new typeface specifically designed by Priscilla Langridge… ” [1]

“ We are publishing the first part of Laeretta Krenne-Genovene’s Silverwolf … accompanied by some exciting illustrations from Michele Dennis. ” [1]

“ And Now … Silverwolf
Section 1: Old Acquaintance
Chapter 1: Daydream and Nightmare
Scene: Industrial Street. One of the grimier areas of a large English city. Nighttime. ” [1]

Comment: A mostly female matriarchal tale of time travel. See Breaking The Time Barrier (The Moira Handbook). [3] Ordo Lux Madriana published The Coming Age magazines, which ceased publication in the Autumn of year 5083 Iron Age so this would have been in 1981. [4] When the publishing household was residing in 49 Industrial Street, Todmorden, Lancashire / Yorkshire (it is a county/aka shire border town which has suffered from an identity crisis due to constantly changed borders – think back to the War of the Roses). [5] Used then current Rhennish terminology: Rhiannë [5], later Aristasian terminology: Rayapurh (Sun City), Abolan.

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The Provisional Matriarchal League P10 & P11 Artemis for Women Who Love Women issue 1 1983
Response Letter to The Provisional Matriarchal League by Anon in The Perfect All Girl Lettercol P17 Artemis for Women Who Love Women, issue 2 1983

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Article The Legend of Idonya P18 Artemis for Women Who Love Women issue 1 1983

Comment: A part of the fictional stories about Amazons from Ordo Lux Madriana published in The Coming Age magazines. [5] Sister Angelina / Alethea was known as Amazon Jane of Oxford for her fictional stories about Amazons.

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Artemis: For Women Who Love Women, issue 2, 1983

Editorial Who Are We P03 Artemis for Women Who Love Women issue 2 1983

See the 1982 household of Madrians / Rhennes / the Silver Sisterhood at the house ‘An Droichead Beo’ (The Bridge of Life).
In this article: Schism of Ordo Lux Madriana 1983
https://wp.me/P8aNAl-1Z

Issue 2 also includes the first publicised story Enter Amelia Bingham by Jenny Falconer.
(A collection of Amelia Bingham stories were available to purchase alongside GAY GIRL and Artemis, issue 7, Christmas 1984. Later published in a book by Miss Artemis Oakgrove who owns Lace Publications, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A. I drew the pen Art Deco styled front cover, the printed books arrived to much excitement in the Burtonport household. My illustration was published in The Spectator on 24th December 1988 for an article A Romantic Manifesto by Miss Lucinda Tyrrell ( a pseudonym / pen name / nom de plume of Sister Angelina). [6] Enter Amelia Bingham by Geneviève Falconer and the Silver Vixen published by Blonde Bombshell Books http://sundaughterpress.com/enter-amelia-bingham/ and Enter Amelia Bingham: The First Lady Of British Crime (6th March 2009) on Amazon).

Letter Secret Games P03 Artemis for Women Who Love Women issue 2 1983
Reassurance Letter response to Secret Games letter P04 Artemis for Women Who Love Women, issue 3 1983
Letter Games or Not? response to Secret Games letter P11 Artemis for Women Who Love Women, issue 3 1983

This is a foreshadowing of the formation of St. Bride’s School for adult schoolgirl roleplay. It was Mary Scarlett / Guillermin (legal names) and the person known as Jennifer / Sister Angelina / Miss Priscilla Langridge who discovered a Mommy & daughter relationship (folie à deux), enjoyed school teacher & school girl role play with corporal discipline.

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Christmas 1983 Artemis: For Women Who Love Women, issue 3 looked like the Madrian Ordo Lux Madriana had launched a new publication. They previously wrote and published The Coming Age magazine.

Madrian Rhennish Christmas Nativity Front Cover Artemis for Women Who Love Women, issue 3 1983
Madrian Rhennish Christmas Nativity P12 Artemis for Women Who Love Women, issue 3 1983
Madrian Rhennish Christmas Nativity P13 Artemis for Women Who Love Women, issue 3 1983

Christmas 1983 Artemis: For Women Who Love Women, issue 3 had the first advert for St. Bride’s School for adult schoolgirl roleplay.

First advert for St. Bride’s School for adult schoolgirl roleplay. P17 Artemis for Women Who Love Women, issue 3 1983

Notes

[1] 1st issue of the magazine Artemis: For Women Who Love Women
1983

[2] List of lesbian periodicals, United Kingdom, 1970 to 1980
Sappho – London, newsletter of the Southwark Lesbian Network; for lesbians only, 1971–?[40][114][119]
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_lesbian_periodicals
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sappho_(organisation)
Sappho
(London, 1971-1981)
https://web.archive.org/web/20060720165117/http://www.stichwort.or.at/bestaende/zs-liste.htm#S

[3] The Moira Handbook Review
Xbroken linkX http://www.filianicstudies.org/cms/items/show/90
and Breaking The Time Barrier (The Moira Handbook)
Publisher: Silver Chalice, 40, St John Street, Jerico, Oxford OX1 2LH
1978
Xbroken linkX Free PDF http://www.filianicstudies.org/cms/items/show/91

[4] https://madriandeanicresources.wordpress.com/2018/12/18/dating-the-coming-age-tca-issues-1-20-published-by-catholic-madrian-ordo-lux-madriana/

[5] The Coming Age Issues 19 & 20 from 8th August 1981 – 27th November 1981 at 49, Industrial Street, Todmorden OL14 5BT Lancashire / Yorkshire.
Free PDF collection of The Coming Age Archive.zip (171M)
and The Coming Age presents The Book of Rhiannë
Publisher: Catholic (Artemid) Ordo Lux Madriana (Order of The Light of Mother God Supreme)

https://madriandeanicresources.wordpress.com/madrian-religion-archive-scripture-links-ece3/

[6] Xbroken linkX Free PDF http://www.filianicstudies.org/cms/items/show/116

NEXT ARTICLE: May 1984 Artemis: For Women Who Love Women, issue 4 will appear here:

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