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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The crossword community bids farewell today to one of its most helpful and good-natured members, Doug Heller. Doug and Will Shortz were longtime friends, and among Doug’s other achievements in puzzling, he helped the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament run smoothly … Continue reading
Hello! I’m heading to New York tomorrow for the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament, and I look forward to seeing many of you there. I’ll leave the blog in the capable hands of guest blogger Gareth as well as pannonica, but … Continue reading
Hello puzzle lovers! Team Fiend is back again running the show. So sit back, relax, keep your arms and legs inside the grid at all times, and let’s get solving!
This is the coolest link I’ve ever found in a Google Alert for my name (the automated way to ego-surf): a newyorker.com blog post. It’s about that wild answer in Lynn Lempel’s Wednesday NYT puzzle, and about the “scandalous” answers … Continue reading