To say that life for me has changed would be an understatement. So many wonderful things have happened in my life. My family has been right here with me, which is so, so sweet. My friends are with us on this incredible journey. I’ve met some great, beautiful people. You never know where life is going to take you until you just let life take you. And it’s beautiful. Hard, frustrating, scary, but beautiful. Coppin State asked me to speak on a panel. Woodlawn Page Turners asked me to speak at their anniversary. Liberty Lite Book Club asked me back for their Book Club Extravaganza. Reel Affirmation screened Water In A Broken Glass at the DC Center. And it’s being shown in London!! Come on. London!! I could cry some days. All of this is so special and sweet and wonderful and awesome. And I have my family, friends, and fans of the book to thank for all of this.
On Thursday, March 1, 2018, Water In A Broken Glass premiered to a sold-out crowd at the Historic Senator Theater in Baltimore. Based on the novel Water In A Broken Glass by Odessa Rose, the film was directed by Jamelle Williams-Thomas, and stars Billie Krishawn, Wes Hall, Toni Belafonte (Last Love Lost), Candiace Dillard (The Real Housewives of Potomac), Shani Ashley, Lee Avant, Carlyncia Peck, Renea Brown, Omar McClune, and Victoria Rowell (The Young and the Restless and Diagnosis Murder.)
The Red Carpet was hosted by KSal and filmed by Leonard Scovens (All Things Baltimore) and Vaughn Mason.
Click on this link to see scenes from the Red Carpet: https://youtu.be/yr1Qxuj8xBc
I want to thank the 650+ people who attended the premiere and made it such a memorable night for us all.
For more information about Water In A Broken Glass, please visit https://www.waterthefilm.com/
Hey Y’all. It’s finally up. The official trailer for Water In A Broken Glass. Check it out and tell me what you think.
Click the link: https://vimeo.com/253393181
All right. So it’s official. The tickets for the Water In A Broken Glass premiere are on sale right now. Please, click on the link and get your tickets early because they are moving fast. I want to sincerely thank you all for the support you’ve given me and this project. I dreamed that something like this could happen but didn’t truly believe that dream would ever come true. Now, Thursday, March 1, 2018, Water In A Broken Glass the film will premiere at the Senator in Baltimore at 7 pm. I would absolutely love for you to share this special day with me. So get your tickets as soon as possible. Thank you a thousand times. See you on March 1st.
Well, the Indiegogo Water In A Broken Glass Finishing Funds Campaign has wrapped. And thanks to the generosity of our friends and family, we raised $5,140 of our $45,000 Goal, and we had 99 Backers. It was a great campaign. And while we did not reach our goal, we truly appreciate each and every person who shared and contributed to our campaign. So now we are getting ready for the premiere, which will be Thursday, March 1, 2018 at the Senator Theater in Baltimore, 7 pm sharp. The red carpet will be rolled out and we hope to see you strutting your stuff on it. Stay tuned for information about tickets and the after party. Once again, thank you so much for all your help.
What’s goin’ on, People? As you know, we are in the middle of our Indiegogo Finishing Funds Campaign for the film version of Water In A Broken Glass. Our goal is to raise $45,000, most of the money will go to paying the wonderful cast and crew who worked on this film. So far we’ve raised 10% of our goal, $4,375. We have about two weeks to go. I know that we will get the funds we need to bring Water In A Broken Glass to the big screen. The premiere is set for Thursday, March 1, 2018 at the Senator Theater in Baltimore City at 7 pm. It’s going to be a wonderful event. To help support the film, Click the Link and Pick A Perk. It’s that easy.
I will see you all on the red carpet. 🙂
I was fortunate enough to be featured in an article written by reporter and playwright, Ursula Battle in The Baltimore Times newspaper. Click on the link and read all about Water the film, which is based on my novel, Water in a Broken Glass. Thank you all for the support and love you are showing Water. I truly appreciate it. None of this would be happening without you.
On Wednesday, January 25th, Jamelle and I had the wonderful privilege of being guess on Channel 13’s On Time show with host Marcus Washington. It was a great interview. Jamelle did a better job of talking about the film than I did. I was so nervous. But I had fun. The show will air Sunday, February 5th at 6:30 AM on Channel 13 in Baltimore. I hope you will be able to tune in.
Hey Ya’ll. Check out the promo video for Water the Film. It’s awesome. Jamelle Williams-Thomas does a great job of describing the story. Click on the link below. 🙂
Y’all are gonna love this cast. They are so talented.