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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This week’s Fireball is a contest puzzle by Evan Birnholz, he of the Devil Cross puzzles. Someone remind me to blog it on Sunday night or Monday (after the contest deadline), will you?
The Orcas are back! Budget cuts forced us to scrap the fancy-shmancy awards ceremony this year. (Now we’ll just have to imagine what Henry Hook would have worn on the black-and-white carpet.) We had a cute little magic show all planned … Continue reading
Attention, ACPTers! There’s still time to get in on the Cru dinner on Friday, March 7. Details here. Attention, constructors! Jeffrey Harris, crossword editor for the Chronicle of Higher Education, is looking for some smartypants puzzles. Here’s Jeffrey’s call for … Continue reading