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.
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Fireball untimed (Matt)
Pete Muller’s Monthly Music Meta has been one of the cruciverbal highlights of the past year for me, and I’d like to wrap the whole thing up with a successful solve of the 2012 meta-meta. But thus far I’m completely … Continue reading
Welcome to the eighth edition of the Muller Monthly Music Meta. Pete promised a tough puzzle and meta, and evidently delivered: as of Friday the number of correct entries was in the very low two digits.
After missing last month’s MMMM I was highly motivated to redeem myself, and I did just that! The puzzle took 9 minutes and the meta just 5 or 6, but I did sort of luck out; could’ve taken an hour … Continue reading