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Wrote, Spoke, Streamed

This installment of ‘Wrote, Spoke, Streamed’ includes all the stuff I was involved with this week in one place on my blog. If it’s helpful, I’ll do it every Friday. If it’s not, I won’t. Real simple. Every week I write a newsletter called Finkel’s Fast Five. It’s 5 cool stories and items I enjoyed that week. This week was Issue #12. If you want …

The 15 Most Memorable Books I Read in 2017

Why most memorable? Because “best” and “top” in my opinion aren’t really helpful when it comes to book recommendations. Some books make an impact. Some don’t. These did. As you’ll see, many of these books were not published this year. A few were holdovers from last year that I never got to and a few more were books that I’ve always wanted to read that …

Jon Finkel’s Highly-Anticipated Charlie Ward Biography Has Arrived

Jon Finkel Charlie Ward Biography

One year, 100,000+ words, one Tony Dungy and one Jeff Van Gundy endorsement later and here it is, my new biography of Heisman Trophy Winner, Florida State National Champion and New York Knicks point guard Charlie Ward. I absolutely LOVED writing this book. From home cooked meals with Charlie’s parents in Thomasville, Georgia to running on his high school field to conversations with Mark Richt …