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RN since 1977. I am a University faculty on approved leave to teach critical care nursing in Nepal, the Himalayan country. Buy my second book - The Sacrament of the Goddess.

Real Name: Niemczura Joe

Location: Kathmandu, Nepal

Occupation: RN, University faculty

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Twitter: @CCNEPal2013

Diaries published: 47 (4 days since last diary on Sat May 02, 2015 at 05:01 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 562 (4 days since last comment on Sat May 02, 2015 at 04:30 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 936

Total Comment Ratings: 475

Most Recommended Diary: About Kaci Hickox and her nursing license Oct 30 2014, 417 comments, 246 recommends

People Following guavaboy: 24

guavaboy's Most Recent Diaries:

The world's attention is on earthquake recovery in Kathmandu and the surrounding area. All the media celebrities have broadcast from there. But there is bound to be a day when the attention will ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 05:01 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
From here in the flat part of Nepal it's hard for me to see what the international media (ok, the American media) is covering here in Nepal. I'm in Bhairawaha -not Kathmandu - a couple hundred miles ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 05:58 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
My adult daughters, in a strange turnaround, keep demanding to know my exact whereabouts these days, since the earthquake here in Nepal. I am fine and I was nowhere near the epicenter. My teaching ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 05:10 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Disclaimer crossposted from my other blog, Let me be clear: I am in Bhairawaha, not Kathmandu. I am hundreds of miles from the capital city. I normally teach ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2015 at 06:38 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Fasting-unto-death in #Nepal Dr. Govinda KC is fasting-into-death for the fifth time, bringing attention to government interference with the medical establishment of Nepal, and today is the ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 08:07 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Report from Nepal I haven’t been active on DailyKos this year, but I still check it frequently and my usual reaction is “Sheesh, I leave the USA for just a little while – and – next thing ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 09:00 PM PDT with 14 Recommends

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