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 meta crossword contest, one-week deadline. This one’s from David Steinberg, it’ll be a big 23×23 crossword, there’s a meta answer lurking within, and I have no idea if the puzzle embodies the “Maleska” vibe beyond being called “Metaleska.” (Personally, … Continue reading
Tip for online/.puz solvers of the Sunday NYT crossword: When keying in your solution, remember this: “Across is the boss.” If you solve on paper, disregard this. It’s the beginning of June! That means Patrick Blindauer has posted another crossword … Continue reading
Note from Amy: Whoops, I blogged Aimee’s AV Club puzzle and put my solving time under “Tausig” above, and neglected to blog Ben’s puzzle. See the Thursday post for the review of Ben’s puzzle. Sorry for mucking up the star … Continue reading
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