Category Archive: Pip

Pests (haiku)

“Pain”? “Pest”? Crime. Offense. Cow: dog: boy: fly. Life, voice, sense. …Kind. …Kin. …Sentience. —Pip the Gnat

INT. ZOO — CAFETERIA — NIGHT

A whole SLEW OF ANIMALS convene around a table. FRANK the seagull perches on a chair. FRANK Alright. Let’s go around the table. Buster, let’s start with you. BUSTER Okay, yeah. That goat… Continue reading

EXT. ZOO — FARM EXHIBITS — LLAMA PASTURE — DAY

RANDAL the camel grazes in a field of scattered llamas. PIP the gnat just hovers, distracted. PIP Joy. Fear. Consciousness. Thought. Hope. Regret. (a beat) …Mistake. RANDAL Naw, see… That’s where you’re wrong,… Continue reading

What is your name?

  Name? Emptiness. Nothingness. Facelessness. Despair. Namelessness… Question: Existence—purpose? Identity—function? Ego—use? None. Pointlessness. Birthright: nothing. Inheritance: presence. Directive: coexistence. Destiny: insignificance. Legacy, memory, history—futility. Acceptance—inevitability. Acclimation—nature. Inconsequence…unconscientiousness……anxiouslessness……freedom. Independence…autonomy……responsibility………fear. Bodilessness. Absorbance. Oneness. Belonging. Agenda.… Continue reading

What is the difference?

  Hell, heaven? Heaven, earth? Earth, sky? Everything? Nothing. Indistinction—perspective. Life/death, happiness/sadness, eternity/singularity—perspective. Truth—fact—certainty—necessity: balance, wholeness, universality—“perspective.” Everything: perspective. Parts sum. —Pip