In March 2020, my community went into strict lockdown as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. I, and many other artists, creatives and performers, lost work we were excited about and had been financially counting on. May brought back the first tentative steps in theatre and film from a few individuals and companies. I missed doing the work I wanted to do. So, jumping into the deep end of filmmaking with both ignorant feet, I decided to make my own short film.
ACTING IN FILM
I officially launched my “In the Telling” Podcast four months ago. In that four months I have published 100 different pieces of episodic content on arts, entertainment and storytelling. I never thought I would have a podcast, but I love trying new things. Now, four months and 100 uploads later, it’s time to take a break.
The story of Sister Johnson is partially lost to history. From what I learned, the story of her passing, her healing, and the prophetic words of Ephraim Hanks were all passed down to our generation through journal entries, though not of Sister Johnson, nor her descendants.