Puzzles, posts, news and general word-chat.

Diabolically Arcane

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Posts tagged with meh:

Meh 25

Posted on 15 August, 2017

Meh 24

Posted on 18 October, 2016

Meh 23

Posted on 17 June, 2016

Meh 22

Posted on 29 October, 2015

Salon 24 - Huhs and Handwriting

Posted on 21 July, 2014

Meh 21

Posted on 19 June, 2014

Meh 20

Posted on 10 April, 2014

Meh 19

Posted on 22 August, 2013

Meh 17

Posted on 8 January, 2013

Meh 16

Posted on 22 August, 2012

Meh 15

Posted on 5 April, 2012

Meh 14

Posted on 1 December, 2011

Meh 13

Posted on 16 September, 2011

Meh 11

Posted on 10 June, 2011

Meh 10

Posted on 29 April, 2011

Meh 9

Posted on 28 January, 2011

Meh 8

Posted on 16 December, 2010

Meh 7

Posted on 30 September, 2010

Gargantuan News

Yep, my Gargantuan Book of Words is big & full of words. Not just English but secret codes, Papuan pidgin, Zulu worms, sound FX, funny goldfish, letter origami. You get the drift? It's big. It's fun. And it's out now


Gargantuan Book of Words

Sneeze words. Fake pasta. Viking slang. Gargantuan is a jumbo jumble of puzzles & games, mazes & quizzes, tailor-made for that wordy wonderkid in your life. Or anyone in love with letters, secret codes, puns, rhymes, emoji & all things languagey. More here 

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Packed with games, pickles, codes and cheesy puns, Wordburger is your chance to be a champion puzzler in 20 quick bites. Ideal for wordy kids keen to open a new language door, or grown-ups who want to cut their cryptic teeth. Click here. 

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Riddles in song, in code, in pictures. From Ireland & Wonderland, Einstein & Pompeii. Riddledom reveals 101 wry questions from 50+ languages & shares their secrets. A book to unlock culture via conundrum. Order here.

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Riddledom Rave

If you missed my riddle chat with Richard Fidler, then feel free to slurp the podcast at http://ab.co/1I9t1x5