The Male Obstacle: A Life Away from Family

Jonathon Blum’s fight is different. A defenseman for the men’s Olympic team, he plays professionally in HC Sochi of the Kontinental Hockey League in West Russia. Sweat glistens off a beard that warms him from the frigid South Korea winds. His eyelids remain somewhat lowered. He’s tired. It’s understandable. He has spent the last six... Continue Reading →

You Warm My Soul…

Ты согреваешь мою душу. In English, it means, "you warm my soul." Jon Blum proposed to Emilie Blum on a frigid night on an ice rink in Chicago's Millennium Park. While he warmed her soul that night, she continues to warm his as he provides for the family thousands of miles away in the frozen... Continue Reading →

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