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…

Read More

How can doubt lead to knowledge?

Doubt and the search of knowledge are linked, says Bird, yet singing is much better.  Stick: Tell me, Bird, you sing and always seem merry, don’t you ever have any fear or doubt? Bird: Of course I have, Stick, but I’ll confide you a secret since you seem ready to listen to me: I sing…

Read More

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…

Read More

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,…

Read More

Do we have free-will?

Green berries: Angel, come here, we would like to ask you something … Angel: be quick, I have a soul in pain to go and help, and I’m afraid she’ll succumb to evil if I wait too long. Green berries: well, that’s what we want to talk about. Do we have free-will, or are we defined by our birth? Angel:…

Read More