March 10, 2017

Jamie Tworkowski — Figure Out What Breaks Your Heart and Start There

Jamie Tworkowski — Figure Out What Breaks Your Heart and Start There

<p>In this episode, I have a conversation with my new friend <a href="https://twitter.com/jamietworkowski" target="_blank">Jamie Tworkowski</a>, Founder of <a href="https://www.facebook.com/towriteloveonherarms/" target="_blank">To Write Love On Her Arms</a>. Jamie grew up surfing and began his career at Hurley. He&nbsp;never imagined his life would turn into what it has. In 2006, everything changed by him helping one person in need. Over a decade later, TWLOHA has grown into an&nbsp;organization that has helped&nbsp;millions of people find hope during difficult times in life.&nbsp;Jamie has been interviewed by&nbsp;<em>NBC Nightly News</em>,&nbsp;<em>CBS Sunday Morning&nbsp;</em>and&nbsp;<em>Rolling Stone</em>&nbsp;magazine.&nbsp;He has also been able to share his story of hope with&nbsp;people all around the world.&nbsp;Jamie is one of the easiest people I’ve ever talked to—I mean that! His kind and gentle spirit came through the computer speakers as I interviewed him and I came away feeling loved and cared for by him. He’s an incredible person!</p><p>I can’t wait for you to hear him talk about his life, how his career went from selling clothes at Hurley to helming millions struggling with addiction, self-harm, and suicide. His story is&nbsp;filled with hope&nbsp;and I know you’re going to love him.&nbsp;</p><p>Learn more about TWLOHA and to find ways to&nbsp;support their work, visit&nbsp;<a href="https://twloha.com/" target="_blank">TWLOHA here</a>. Jamie is very active on&nbsp;<a href="http://twitter.com/jamietworkowski" target="_blank">Twitter</a>&nbsp;&amp; <a href="http://instagram.com/jamietworkowski" target="_blank">Instagram</a>. Watch his Ted Talks <a href="https://youtu.be/8rtThtVdnrc" target="_blank">here</a> and <a href="https://youtu.be/iuK3C8QDxWI" target="_blank">here</a>. Buy his book <a href="http://amzn.to/2nj8BOu" target="_blank">here</a>. To rent or purchase the movie made about Jamie and TWLOHA, <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/to-write-love-on-her-arms/id959225861" target="_blank"> go here</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>Follow us on&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/LetsGiveADamn/" target="_blank">Facebook,</a>&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/letsgiveadamn" target="_blank">Twitter</a>, &amp;&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/letsgiveadamn/" target="_blank">Instagram</a>. Join our&nbsp;<a href="http://eepurl.com/ck5rQf" target="_blank">weekly email list</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>HELP US SPREAD THE WORD!</p><p>If you like this show, please subscribe in iTunes and write a review. This will help us stand out in the crowd and get into the ears and lives of more listeners.&nbsp;</p><p>Until next week, keep giving so many&nbsp;damns!</p>

In this episode, I have a conversation with my new friend Jamie Tworkowski, Founder of To Write Love On Her Arms. Jamie grew up surfing and began his career at Hurley. He never imagined his life would turn into what it has. In 2006, everything changed by him helping one person in need. Over a decade later, TWLOHA has grown into an organization that has helped millions of people find hope during difficult times in life. Jamie has been interviewed by NBC Nightly NewsCBS Sunday Morning and Rolling Stone magazine. He has also been able to share his story of hope with people all around the world. Jamie is one of the easiest people I’ve ever talked to—I mean that! His kind and gentle spirit came through the computer speakers as I interviewed him and I came away feeling loved and cared for by him. He’s an incredible person!

I can’t wait for you to hear him talk about his life, how his career went from selling clothes at Hurley to helming millions struggling with addiction, self-harm, and suicide. His story is filled with hope and I know you’re going to love him. 

Learn more about TWLOHA and to find ways to support their work, visit TWLOHA here. Jamie is very active on Twitter & Instagram. Watch his Ted Talks here and here. Buy his book here. To rent or purchase the movie made about Jamie and TWLOHA, go here

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