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 2012
Note from Amy: Jared’s review of Peter G’s puzzle in The Week is entertaining and the puzzle itself is entertaining. To extract maximum value from Jared’s write-up, go here to print out the puzzle. You have to download the puzzle … Continue reading
Crossword champion Tyler Hinman praises Roger Wolff’s new book of variety cryptics. If you’re a fan of challenging cryptic crosswords and crave the variety cryptics that, as Tyler puts it, “have some other twist for an additional payoff and/or a … Continue reading
Two announcements: Peter Broda, whom you may know as Bananarchy from his comments here, is running a month-long meta contest (MGWCC style) on his blog. Check it out. Patrick Berry has a new Rows Garden puzzle on his website. Here’s … Continue reading