Ep. 11 International Women’s Day – LIVE – with Guest Amy Matthews


Before we were “flattening the curve,” we were LIVE for International Women’s Day! Silvia shares her story of immigrating from Guatemala. Sue wonders when it will be the RIGHT time for a woman president. Dae relives a heart racing simulation of fleeing Laos. Special guest, Amy Matthews rebuilds your home and rebuilds her life after domestic abuse by creating a non-profit for survivors. AND Zippy and cast sing about rising again!

  • Island of Discarded Women Episode #11 was directed and produced by Sue Scott
  • Cast: Silvia Pontaza, Dae Yang, Nancy Bagshaw Reasoner and Sue Scott.
  • Written by Silvia, Dae, Nancy and Sue
  • Special Guest is Amy Matthews
  • Original song “And Now She Rises” is based on a poem by Amy Matthews and Nina Orezzoli with music and additional lyrics by Zippy Laske
  • Live Audio Engineering by Zachary Thayer
  • Edited and mixed by Sue Scott. Mastered by Tony Axtell
  • Photos by Sara Erdman
  • Assistance by Hannah McDonald