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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Great news! Thanks to a donation from PuzzleSocial Inc. (my employer! a fun company), the ACPT’s pool of prize money has doubled to $15,000. Top 10 solvers who aren’t finalists will leave with checks in addition to trophies. #2 and … Continue reading
There are two upcoming crossword tournaments in the Midwest, both. (Yay, Midwest!) Minnesota Crossword Tournament—Saturday, February 2—James J. Hill Reference Library, St. Paul, MN. Details here. The event’s part of Winter Carnival, yes, but it will take place indoors. (Of … Continue reading
Wait, the crosswords keep coming, even though I’m busy watching the election returns? That can’t be right. Announcements! The new Muller Monthly Music Meta puzzle is out now. Get on that … maybe tomorrow. Bad news. The Onion A.V. Club … Continue reading