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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You don’t mind if a crossword constructor toys with the symmetry rules on occasion, do you? I don’t. Patrick Blindauer‘s posted a new puzzle, “Campfire Meeting,” on his website. I just did it and loved the never-before-seen theme.
BEQ 7:26 and then I gave up on those last squares Onion 4:28 NYT 4:23 LAT 4:14 CS untimed Happy arithmetic day! 5 + 5 = 10. My parents got married on 8 x 8 = 64, and I always … Continue reading
NYT 6:08 BEQ 5:00 LAT untimed CS untimed CHE 3:35 Tausig untimed Another Thursday night, blogging the Friday puzzle, looking at the lineup of other puzzles yet to solve and blog about…one gets burned out. I’m nearing the fifth anniversary … Continue reading
NYT 7:36 BEQ 4:39 LAT 4:06 CHE 3:59 CS untimed WSJ 8:20 Happy Lincoln’s Birthday!