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: June 2010
Fireball 7:49 BEQ 6:59 LAT 3:45 Tausig untimed NYT untimed CS untimed So, last Wednesday I skipped the crossword in United Airlines’ Hemispheres magazine, because they run the subpar Greg Bruce puzzle. My return flight on Sunday was cancelled so … Continue reading
Onion 3:59 LAT 3:42 (while multitasking by listening to Ryan & Brian’s “Fill Me In” podcast) NYT untimed CS untimed
crossword 8:30 (across lite) puzzle 1:50
Jonesin’ 3:43 LAT 2:49 NYT untimed CS untimed Hello again! New York was wonderful. I hardly did any crosswords for five days. I had a chance to do one at Byron Walden and Robin Schulman’s wedding, but wouldn’t you know … Continue reading
LAT 2:45 (Amy—Across Lite) NYT 2:02 (joon—across lite) CS untimed BEQ 5:45 (with one booboo) psych! one more puzzle’s worth of guest bloggers. amy’s flight home got canceled because of storms, and she’s coming back from new york the long … Continue reading
NYT (untimed—PG) WaPo 13:11 (Sam—paper) LAT 15:18 (Sam—paper) BG 17:10 (Jeffrey—paper) Reagle 6:35 (joon—across lite) CS 7:47 (Evad) I think this is your last day of of us benchwarmers, so let’s just make the best of it.
NYT 5:55 (joon—across lite*) LAT (untimed—PG) CS untimed ND 21:23 (Jeffrey – paper) WSJ 7:37 (joon—paper) yep, me again. i have no idea how many other bloggers you’ll be treated to tonight/tomorrow, but it’s at least three, i think.