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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Have you ever looked up a word in the dictionary, keen on learning more about its meaning, only to come up empty-handed? The online dictionary Wordnik, shepherded by able lexicographer Erin McKean, aspires to identify 1 million words that are … Continue reading
Fans of suburban New York crossword tournaments, two announcements: First, the Oceanside Library on Long Island is hosting its first crossword tournament on Saturday, October 3. Details here. Second, the Pleasantville tournament that Will Shortz often hosts will not be … Continue reading