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Learning about Sound Healing

Learning about Sound Healing

Sedoney Henry, Impact Staff

May 12, 2020

I have been playing around on YouTube looking for things to help me concentrate on my work. Its towards the end of the semester and this is the hardest time even without a pandemic to worry about. So, when I stumbled upon sound healing, I thought I had nothing to lose; why not? Sound healing if you...

Shining Light Through The Loneliness

Shining Light Through The Loneliness

Sedoney Henry, Impact Staff

May 1, 2020

There are days when the world gets heavy, and even with 7 billion people in the world. I still get lonely. I just feel like there is no one who relates to me and no one who understands me. With that in mind, I can't connect to others like I want too. I want a connection so deep that when I see them,...

10 Ways to Decorate/De-clutter Your Room For Spring

10 Ways to Decorate/De-clutter Your Room For Spring

Sedoney Henry

April 30, 2020

It is springtime, for everyone that means spring cleaning and decorating. It's out with the dark colors and in with bright colors. These are the things I do to welcome the springtime into my room. Add white sheer curtains In the wintertime we have a lot more darkness and during the spring/summertime we want to let more light in.  I use s...

A Thank You Note

A Thank You Note

Sedoney Henry, Impact Staff

April 21, 2020

Sometimes leaving the ones you love and everything you know behind is the only way to elevate in life. My mom knows this too well. She grew up in Jamaica and raised both my brother and me there until the time came when she had to leave. Not only for herself but because she knew that Jamaica would...

Wake Up Sedoney: Unlearning A Bad Habit

Wake Up Sedoney: Unlearning A Bad Habit

Sedoney Henry, Impact Staff

April 7, 2020

As you become an adult and enter college, you realize that there are bad habits that you may have picked up throughout your childhood. In my case, I’ve relied on my mom to wake me up in the morning, my whole entire life. I have also relied on my mom to get me places on time and help me get stuff done....

The Monster

The Monster

Sedoney Henry, Impact Staff

March 31, 2020

There’s a monster outside. Not the kind you can see so that you can protect yourself from it. It’s the kind you can’t see until it’s too late and it has already consumed you. The monster is invisible to the naked eye and can take over other people’s bodies and you won’t be able to tell you'...

The Day I Stopped Playing with Knives

The Day I Stopped Playing with Knives

Sedoney Henry, Impact Staff

March 17, 2020

As I pick up the knife ready to slit my throat because I’ve had enough of the bullying, I hear a voice speak to me. I’m in 3rd grade, in a new school and neighborhood. I can still remember my room: twin size bed with Power Puff Girls on the sheets - it used to be a walk-in closet. When I close my...

Hurricane Sedoney

A Houston resident walks through waist-deep water while evacuating her home after severe flooding following Hurricane Harvey in north Houston.

Sedoney Henry, Impact Staff

March 10, 2020

Everything is moving so fast and I'm stuck.

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