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 had zero to 10 of your crosswords published? Would you dig making a tournament puzzle? Does $500 sound good to you? The Indie 500 team (Peter Broda, Neville Fogarty, Evan Birnholz, Erik Agard, Andy Kravis) invite you to … Continue reading
If Patrick Blindauer’s recent week of meta-puzzle crosswords in the New York Times whetted your appetite for more, sign up for Patrick’s next puzzle suite, Space Puzzlefest.
If you’re not an AV Club Crossword subscriber, I strongly encourage you to buy this week’s terrific offering for $1 here and solve it before you peek at the write-up below.
Tournament news! The Crosswords LA tournament runs this Saturday morning and afternoon. Wish I could be there! I had a blast working with the constructors on a fabulous set of crosswords. And the Indie 500 tournament has set a date and … Continue reading
Have you been enjoying Evan Birnholz’s Devil Cross crosswords? Not only was it Evan’s birthday on Thursday, he also launched a Devil Cross fund-raiser. Put $10 in the tip jar to support Evan’s puzzling, and he’ll send you two 21×21 … Continue reading