Tansy Undercrypt
Author, Illustrator, Purveyor of Doom & Whimsy

The Undercryptic Lexicon: Nightmare Haiku #4

September 21st 2014

Please complete this haiku according to your druthers. “They read about it, quite en masse …” (Illustration by Edward Gorey)   Tansy’s answer: “and still failed to grasp.” (Post your own answers and read the genius of others on the Tansy Undercrypt Facebook page.)

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The Undercryptic Lexicon: Nightmare Haiku #3

September 14th 2014

Please complete this haiku according to your druthers. “Alone in the night; darkness wins …” (Illustration by Edward Gorey) Tansy’s answer: “Crackers and Cheez Whiz.” (Post your own answers and read the genius of others on the Tansy Undercrypt Facebook page.)

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The Undercryptic Lexicon: Nightmare Haiku #2

September 7th 2014

Please complete this haiku according to your druthers. “It’s opera night; a howling growling is heard …” (Illustration by Edward Gorey) Tansy’s answer:  “My blind date is here.” (Post your own answers and read the genius of others on the Tansy Undercrypt Facebook page.)  

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The Undercryptic Lexicon: Nightmare Haikus

August 31st 2014

Uncovering the fate of so many researchers left us with a nagging feeling of doom; there was almost palpable relief as we moved to a new section of the Lexicon (away from those haunting photographs). How naive we were. Here, in the labyrinthian twists of the Lexicon, lay not the end of the horrible work, […]

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The Undercryptic Lexicon: Researchers #18-26

August 24th 2014

Name these researchers and their area of specialty or accomplishment. (Photographer unknown) Tansy’s answer: “Operatives posing as the townsfolk of Arkham; from left to right, top row to bottom:  Meg Showalter (researcher in place at the Miskatonic Library), Laurelbeth Hughes (on mutant watch at the City Concern), Tonky Wills (documenting folktales as a barmaid), Elba […]

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The Undercryptic Lexicon: Researcher #17

August 17th 2014

Name this researcher and their area of specialty or accomplishment. (Photographer unknown) Tansy’s answer: “Lucretia Promenade, hand model and medium (phantoms of the arts district).” (Post your own answers and read the genius of others on the Tansy Undercrypt Facebook page.)

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The Undercryptic Lexicon: Research #16

August 10th 2014

Name this researcher and their area of specialty or accomplishment. (Photographer unknown) Tansy’s answer: “Harold Frogpeel, Head Controller and Shapeshifter (weredonkey).” (Post your own answers and read the genius of others on the Tansy Undercrypt Facebook page.)

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The Undercryptic Lexicon: Researcher #15

August 3rd 2014

Name this researcher and their area of specialty or accomplishment. (Photographer unknown) Tansy’s answer: “Penelope Miracle, mobile operations coordinator and assassin.” (Post your own answers and read the genius of others on the Tansy Undercrypt Facebook page.)

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The Undercryptic Lexicon: Researcher #14

July 27th 2014

Name this researcher and their area of specialty or accomplishment. (Photographer unknown) Tansy’s answer: “Patrick Buell Clavicle-Mears, hopeless romantic and succubus bait.” (Post your own answers and read the genius of others on the Tansy Undercrypt Facebook page.)

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The Undercryptic Lexicon: Researcher #13

July 20th 2014

Name this researcher and their area of specialty or accomplishment. (Photographer unknown) Tansy’s answer: “Eupheginia Provoll, Head Archivist, Forgeries.” (Post your own answers and read the genius of others on the Tansy Undercrypt Facebook page.)

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