Author Archives: jandrewblake
An open letter to Senator Jeff Flake: a constituent’s plea regarding the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh
Dear Senator Flake, It is not often that I feel compelled to write to my Senator, but I have an overwhelming need to reach you with a critical message before you meet with the Judiciary Committee tomorrow morning. I implore … Continue reading
The past month of news reports and new revelations have been filled with much frustration, pain, and prayer for me. After much reflection and prayer, I felt compelled to write a response to the lastest column from Archbishop John C. Nienstedt, Archbishop of … Continue reading
I just surpassed the halfway mark toward my goal with a little over one week left. Thanks to all who have pledged their support for my scenic loop challenge bike ride! Please join these wonderful people with your support in the battle against a terrible disease and support for those who suffer from the horrors of pancreatic cancer. Thank you!
Knights of Columbus Promotes Campaign for “Civility in America” on Facebook.
Much like the weather today, so many things have been unexpected and little has gone according to “plan” in 2011. Thoughts of having more time for writing and musing certainly fell by the wayside early as troubles with our house … Continue reading
And I still remember parts of that day in vivid detail. We had a social justice project with members from our sister school, though I can’t recall the project…I was looking forward to that meeting with anxiety and excitement as I … Continue reading