Lynn has been involved in feminism since the 1970's Women's Liberation Movement. She was a founder member of Sisterwrite Bookshop, part of the Onlywomen publishing collective and a founder member of Trouble and Strife radical feminist magazine. She also worked in Equalities in local government. She is a lesbian, a mother, grandmother and a sister to many of the wonderful women she has met and worked with over the years. She has been in women's groups for more than 40 years.