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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New York Times online/Across Lite solvers who are perplexed: Click the NYT link above for a hint, which will be followed by spoiler space so you won’t necessarily see the whole solution. Are you hankering for more great crosswords? Are … Continue reading
Happy anniversary to the Wordplay blog, currently shepherded by the capable and witty Deb Amlen. Wordplay is 5 now and ready for kindergarten. Congratulations, Deb and nytimes.com! Edited to add: And congrats to Eric LeVasseur, who won the Crosswords LA … Continue reading
Good luck to everyone competing at the Crosswords LA tournament on Saturday! Thanks to Marbles: The Brain Store, the principal sponsor, the top prize is ACPT registration and plane tickets to get there. Clearly the coolest prize a charitable fund-raiser … Continue reading