Is being stubborn good?

In this first dialogue of A Singular Domain, Heron tells Stick how to be successful. Stick – Say Heron , as you seem wise and patient, what do you think about being stubborn? Heron – Ah , Stick, you always worry! What do you think I do all day perched on my two legs if…

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Everything comes to those who wait

Where we see that indeed, and thanks to Stick, everything comes to those who wait! Stick: Blue berries, you are so pretty, does it mean everything is easy for you? Blue berries: Alas no Stick, we are pretty but what good is it to be pretty if those for whom we prepared do not want us? We…

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Are humans good or bad?

Bird and Heron share their views about humans in order to decide whether they are good or bad. Bird: Heron, tell me, have you ever talked with Stick? Heron: oh yes,  he has so many questions! He disturbs me and the fish when he comes, but he is funny, and he doesn’t seem to be a bad guy. Bird: that’s true, he seems harmless,…

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What do Guardian Angels do?

Stick asks Angel how he can claim to be the guardian of all and justify the evils of the world. In some cases, does he protect the victims or the bad guys? There follows a tight theological discussion. Stick: eh, here you are, Angel, I was looking for you. Angel: I am always with you, Stick, you should know…

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Silence of a woman

Stick: Woman-tree, I need your advice: the one I love is silent, what does it mean? Woman-tree: were you talking easily before? Stick: yes, of course, that’s why I like being with her! Woman-tree: have you suddenly changed your way of acting with her? Stick: I hinted she mattered to me. Woman-tree: in that case, and she has not said it’s inappropriate,…

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