Check out some of the highlights of the MSR book event sponsored by the Asian American Journalists of Minnesota at the Barnes & Noble at The Galleria in Edina!
When I speak at schools, students often ask me when I’m going to write my own story. I’m not entirely comfortable focusing on myself because, well, I’m not sure many people are actually interested! But on Tuesday night, at the Barnes & Noble in the Galleria (Edina), I’ve been asked ..Continue Reading
Flattered and humbled that Fox 9 would share my story in creating The Middle School Rules. The piece is terrific but lots of good stuff, naturally, gets left out. I would be remiss if I didn’t thank my wife Eric, my publisher Carlton Garborg and our entire BroadStreet Publishing team. ..Continue Reading
You know the stars: Brian Urlacher, Charles Tillman, Skylar Diggins and now Jamaal Charles. But each of them will tell you about the unsung heroes — the teachers, coaches and mentors — who were key to helping them overcome challenges and setbacks in pursuit of their dream. Brian had Coach ..Continue Reading
Injuries are inevitable in the NFL. But the third-quarter knee injury Charles Tillman suffered had many people anxious. Durable for most of his career, Charles was only able to play in 10 games in 2013 and 2014 because of injuries. Besides, he’d already been playing through a partially torn ACL ..Continue Reading
Today is the day! The Middle School Rules of Charles Tillman is in stores, at many Walmart and Barnes & Noble locations, as well as online at Amazon.com, barnesandnoble.com, Christianbook.com and Google Play. You can see some insight on what inspired me to start this series by clicking here. But if ..Continue Reading
Chicago’s own WGN aired a lengthy “Cover Story” on Middle School Rules of Brian Urlacher on May 27. In describing the project, Emmy winner Tom Negovan said, “This is not your ordinary book penned by a sports star.” The piece was reported by Rich King, a Chicago native who is a ..Continue Reading