Rosemarie Wilson a.k.a. One Single Rose is an award winning poet, spoken word artist, singer, actress and playwright. Author of two self-published poetry collections and a naughty chapbook, she is a staunch advocate of fidelity and integrity. Rosemarie is a Davenport University graduate, four time National Poetry Award (NPA) nominee, 2010 recipient of the NPA’s New & Upcoming Poet and Poetry Author of the Year awards, four time Who’s Who in Black Detroit honoree, 2014 Detroit Metro Times Readers Choice Best Local Poet, 2014 Spoken Word Billboard nominee, first place winner and two time honorable mention recipient of the Detroit Writers’ Guild Paul Laurence Dunbar Poetry Contest, 2012 SAFE (Sisters Acquiring Financial Empowerment) Ambassador Award recipient and SVMixMedia.com’s 2012 Performance Artist of the Year. Rosemarie debuted as an actor in Detroit in 2011 and has since performed both nationally and internationally in a few amazing productions. Her works are available worldwide in various anthologies, publications and websites. Rosemarie also hosts open mic poetry every 1st and 3rd Friday in the Spotlight at Manila Bay Café, 4731 Grand River in Detroit, Michigan. March 2014 was a month of “firsts” for Rosemarie--she released her first spoken word CDs "Poetic Truth" and "Straight Up No Chaser" as well as introduced the characters for her full-length stage play entitled ADDICTION which sold out in its debut on Broadway in Detroit. Her workshop series "One Single Roses Bloom" gives bright youngSTARS nuggets of knowledge as they follow their artistic passions. For more information on One Single Rose, please visit www.onesinglerose.com.