Messing with letters… Isojourn…

But first…
Dulltown, Europe: Today’s orangutan is the one with short arms.

A simple, but annoying puzzle involving the letter ‘I’.
Yes, it does look like a poem doesn’t it? But no, it isn’t one.
I call this the ‘Blocksmith Puzzle’ because its origin is in a keyboard error I once noticed I’d made typing the word ‘locksmith’.
It’s a nice word, blocksmith!…

Some of the letter ‘I’s have been deliberately loosened from this page; please tip all these words into a small bag, give it a good shake, and tip them out to see if order can spontaneously arise from chaos.

ceberg imoat sotope ideer

gnoble igone sland ihilly

nexpensive ignu onosphere ilooming

ronic imobile tching ignat

mbue ionce diotic isojourn

gloo ivolute thaca iwig

dyll iacting solation idiction

About Dave Whatt

Grumpy old surrealist artist, musician, postcard maker, bluesman, theatre set designer, and debonair man-about-town. My favourite tools are the plectrum and the pencil...
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2 Responses to Messing with letters… Isojourn…

  1. julie harms says:

    Interesting. In 1968 Georges Perec wrote
    “La Disparition”, in the novel he omitted using the letter “e” .

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