Welcome. My name is Ian, a retired emergency department nurse living in Australia. Now my partner Kelly and our dog Juno are simply trying to figure out what the heck is going on around here.
Oh…and stuff. I like to write about stuff.

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Some wise words from Ayya Jitindrya, an Australian Theravadin (Buddhist) nun

Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry. 

― Jack Kerouac

Going towards it.

Remember those scenes during 9/11 where hundreds of people were running away from the burning twin towers?

shojiwax now on Facebook .

I think I have made my feelings about Facebook pretty clear in the past. However, this is an extraordinary situation right now…. and so for the purpose of increasing my own connectivity at a time of physical isolation, (and somewhat at the risk of being a total hypocrite), I have decided to rejoin Facebook…. at […]

About Me

Retired emergency department nurse.
Worked for 35 yrs in a busy ED in Canberra Australia.
Interests: Writing, Meditation, Travel and Sleep.

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