No puzzle yesterday becuase the Internet was so slow I could neither post, read other blogs nor reply to emails, hence the unusual silence.
I put it down to the heat melting all those connections.
Using the given letters no more than once, make as many words as possible of four or more letters, always including the central letter. Capitalised words, plurals, conjugated verbs (past tense etc), adverbs ending in LY, comparatives and superlatives are disallowed.
How you rate: 11 words, average; 14, good; 18, very good; 22, excellent.
Click here for rules and tips on how to play Polygon
Source: the Times
Answers in the comments.