How it Works:
1: Listen to the Artist Interview
2: Pause and play as you go, pull quotes that resonate with your story into your journal.
3: Journal 15-60 minutes without interruption.
The Love Story behind “The Letter”
About Hennessy Echemendia
Hennessy Echemendia, a singer / songwriter, dreams to inspire youth through music. She hopes her music serves as people’s close confidante, and allows people to feel freely.
Due to a tumultuous relationship with her step father, Hennessy abruptly moved to the West Coast. While in L.A, she began living with her biological father. As as result, relations with her family greatly improved, thus her appreciation for those prior hardships.
“I was so blessed to have such a great, horrible experience. Without that horrible experience I would not be here. I would not love them so much.” – regarding her relationship with mom and step dad
During her time in Florida, Hennessy used music as a way to express negative feelings. Likewise, music also expressed her positive feelings. Through her songwriting she spoke feelings she was unable to otherwise.
Producers: Megan Stone and Mingjie Zhai; Interviewer: Ryan Stabile, Videographer: Sherman Wellons; Video Editors: Markos Erian and Mingjie Zhai