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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Lollapuzzoola! I am so looking forward to this tournament tomorrow morning, but I can’t believe I have to be somewhere at what feels like 9 a.m. Central time. Could be worse. I could be coming in from Mountain time (hi, … Continue reading
We’re here on the black and white carpet, just minutes from the start of the 2011 Orca Awards! It’s a veritable who’s who of crosswording talent, and many are dressed in DIOR or YSL. The excitement is truly palpable! Before … Continue reading
I was prevented from doing the NYT crossword right at 9 p.m. by a most compelling thunderstorm. My family and I watched the crazy lightning show from the living room windows until the worst of it passed over—at which point … Continue reading