Amy Reynaldo, the author of How to Conquer the New York Times Crossword Puzzle, is a top-10 finisher at the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. Her first New York Times crossword byline appeared July 5, 2009. She solves at least three crosswords a day and writes about them here.
Monthly Archives: March 2010
NYT 9:40 Fireball 9:27 (available via fireballcrosswords.com) LAT untimed Tausig tba CS untimed
Onion 5:10 BEQ 4:59 NYT 3:45 LAT 3:10 CS untimed All right, we’ll see how many puzzles I get through tonight. I may not get back to the blog in the morning, as we have plans to rent a pontoon … Continue reading
crossword 7:14 puzzle 0:16 i’ve been swamped with actual work, so i haven’t yet had time to blog the puzzle. grid and meta solution after the jump, and i’ll chime in with a full post later today. in the meantime, … Continue reading
Jonesin’ 4:21 LAT 3:31 NYT 3:30 CS untimed
BEQ 6:41 NYT 3:18 LAT untimed CS untimed Hello! Florida is humid, people. Dry Midwestern-winter skin drinks up the moisture. My son and his cousins are splashing in the pool after dark. Yay for a swimming pool whose water is … Continue reading
NYT 27:31 (Sam) Reagle 18:25 (Sam) BG 24:02 (Sam) LAT 15:57 (Sam) CS 12:15 (Sam) Hello, everyone! Sam Donaldson back for more, this time strictly from the perspective of a solver.