The New York Times Bestseller
In 2006 Jamie Tworkowski wrote a story called “To Write Love on Her Arms,” about helping a friend through her struggle with drug addiction, depression, and self-injury. The piece was so hauntingly beautiful that it quickly went viral, giving birth to a non-profit organization of the same name. Now, To Write Love on Her Arms (TWLOHA) is an internationally recognized leader in suicide prevention and a source of hope, encouragement, and support for people worldwide.
If You Feel Too Much is a celebration of hope, wonder, and what it means to be human. From personal stories of struggling on days most people celebrate to words of strength and encouragement in moments of loss, the essays in this book invite readers to believe that it’s okay to admit to pain and okay to ask for help. If You Feel Too Much is an important book from one of this generation’s most important voices.
I cut and I cried
This book couldn’t have been written differently. It was meant to be flawed and layered with various stories. It’s words make the stories great. The writing resonates with how one feels. I cut and I cried. These stories may seem insignificant but the words are powerful and true. It’s worth the read, and it’s worth passing love onto those around you. Love is the answer and this book is proof that hope exists.
Great book inspiring stories
Jamie is honest and real and refreshing. If You Feel Too Much has a way of making the reader feel not alone, understood, and hopeful.