Sheren was created by Phil (Motekye) Pappajohn in June of 2004
when he went on a short vacation and needed to tell people both
where he was going and a good reason not to update his weblog.
The answer came in the form of a short, but cryptic looking message
written in the simple code, replacing his weblog and detailing
his whereabouts and when he could be expected to return. Upon
returning, he was delighted to find that no one had managed to
decipher the simple script and thought it may have some sort of
Currently a language named Krennish is being developed which makes
use of the Sheren alphabet. There is no literature on the subject
as of yet, but a future lexicon will eventually be available at
Each word is Capitalized with the exception of compound words.
Double lettrs are written with the second letter as a simple curve (U).
There are no capital vowels, so the character "A" prefixes words
beginning with a vowel.
The alternative character, "E" (...s) is used at the end of any words
ending with an "S" in place of "S".
Used to write
Sheren can be used to write any Latin-based language.