The Tortoise and the Rat

Sure, you were expecting the the tortoise and the hare, right? Well, yesterday, I met a giant tortoise, or rather a hawksbill* sea turtle (or caguama tortuga), on a secluded beach in Maunabo, Puerto Rico’s nature preserve, and she reminded me of the rat race. I’d been working all day, engrossed in the proverbial state […]