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Sudoku

Today’s prompt:

She refused to go to bed until she solved the Sudoku puzzle.

Might be a long night :(

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PuzzleBeetle

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Humor

Anonymous Faces

Rebuffed
by pedestrians you greet
on the other side of the street.

Faces you never see
born as ideas
inside someone else’s mind.

Improvisations
begin to defrost… 19 more words

POETRY

Friday Fictioneers: How Hard Was the Crossword?

How Hard was the Crossword?

It was so hard my wife starved trying to answer 3 Down.

It was so difficult that my friend, a truck driver, spent so much time trying to solve 9 Across that the Earth grew around his truck and reclaimed it. 75 more words

Writing

Cross words!

Today’s prompt . . .

The final crossword clue.

Is there anything as frustrating as that one word you just can’t get in the crossword? :(

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It's Follow-Up Friday: Treasure Room edition!

Welcome to Follow-Up Friday!

For those new to PuzzleNation Blog, Follow-Up Friday is a chance for us to revisit the subjects of previous posts and update the PuzzleNation audience on how these projects are doing and what these people have been up to in the meantime. 270 more words

Geeking Out

"Puzzle Trouble: Women and Crosswords in the Age of Autofill"

Anna Schechtman’s essay in the American Reader on gender bias in the world of crossword construction is well written and fascinating.

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