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MY EXPERIENCE AT THE PRISON ISLAND

I went to Tanzania earlier this month. I have been to Tanzania before but this time, it felt different. I felt older and wiser. You know how that feels, right? 563 more words

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Mr. Hoppy's Hoopla

As part of my local library’s summer reading challenge, the staff were appointed the task of creating a Roald Dahl-inspired game for the children. The library was assigned… 182 more words

Lifestyle

Shellfish Bastards

The carapace upon its back
Protects the turtle from attack.
Its armored underbelly, too,
Inoculates it from the flu.
That greenish, scaly skin it wears? 56 more words

Poetry

Turtles And Tortoises

Turtles and tortoises
Everyone thinks
They’re the same
But they’re not
One swims
And one sinks

Poetry

the galapagos tortoises

My favorite animal on the Galapagos Islands is the tortoise! ┬áThere are two types – those with dome shaped shells and those with saddleback shaped shells. 183 more words

Rayna The Explorer

A turtle and tortoise show in Balboa Park!

Yesterday morning I took a quick walk through beautiful Balboa Park and stumbled upon a turtle and tortoise show in the Casa del Prado. I lingered for a few minutes, learning a little about these fascinating animals. 206 more words

Balboa Park