Dingo the Dissident

THE BLOG OF DISQUIET : Qweir Notions, an uncommonplace-book from the Armpit of Diogenes, binge-thinker jottings since 2008 .

Thursday 28 August 2008


the Police Commissioner
to incarcerate the living
for being dead.

Tuesday 26 August 2008

Apart from our turds

(which dung-beetles like)
and our corpses
(which vultures value)
and our blood
(which nourishes leeches)
and our bones
(which dogs love to bury)
the only good thing that humans produce
(and which few other animals appreciate
is music.

Monday 25 August 2008

Sunday 24 August 2008

Friday 22 August 2008

Tuesday 19 August 2008

Sunday 17 August 2008

Saturday 16 August 2008

God is praised,

described, interpreted, denied
upon the pulp of trees.
And God is a tree.

Wednesday 13 August 2008

The most intelligent

being on the planet
uses his intelligence in unintelligent ways
and wipes out almost everything -
including (at last) himself:
another evolutionary error.
'intelligence' is just a fancy word
for 'pathological cunning'.

Monday 11 August 2008


was considered sinful
in medieval Europe.
But it is now
unacceptable to be
a hermit.

Saturday 9 August 2008

Friday 8 August 2008

Thursday 7 August 2008


Because we invented it,
time has been too long
on our side.

Because we are
time's product,
we have passed our sell-by date.

Tuesday 5 August 2008

Monday 4 August 2008

During the Black Death

the principal scapegoats
were Lepers and Jews.
The Gypsies had not then arrived.

Sunday 3 August 2008


are just the few and only people
who dare - or bother - to think
outside the corral of conformity.