WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Don’t lie. You’re scripturient, aren’t you!?

Scripturient

Here’s a collection of wonderful posters by a pair of Irish illustrators, depicting unusual words. If you don’t know what scripturient means, maybe you can guess from the picture that it’s “possessing a violent desire to write.”

Other words on the list?

Recumbentibus, acersecomic, harmartia, jettatura, pogonotrophy, ostentiferious, ultracrepidarian, zugzwang, and yonderly.

Purchase these apt images from The Project Twins, out of Cork, Ireland (€160).

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6 comments on “Don’t lie. You’re scripturient, aren’t you!?

  1. Phillip McCollum
    February 13, 2014

    I’ve been known to murder a word or two…

  2. ericjbaker
    February 13, 2014

    Yay. I’m an ultracrepidarian!

    • Kevin Brennan
      February 13, 2014

      And I suffer from zugzwang. Also pogonotrophy. Shit.

      • ericjbaker
        February 13, 2014

        We can’t all be winners.

  3. Pingback: …is Literature just a load of crepuscular?… great Guest Post from Author Kevin Brennan… #TBSU… | Seumas Gallacher

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