Other Things That Interest Me
Crossword Puzzle ConstructionA summary of my 40+ crosswords published in the New York Times can be found here. This is a list of the answers I debuted in the New York Times crossword.
I have written the championship puzzle for the Boston Crossword Puzzle Tournament,BosWords , for several years.
If you buy access to ESOPUS magazine, you can read my article on the art and science of crossword construction here.
Gaming/StreamingI am an active member of the Super Mario Maker community. I play mostly expert and super-expert one-screen puzzles and kaizo levels. My SMM bookmark page is here. You can see the levels for which I hold world records here. I follow several SMM streamers on Twitch, including CarlSagan42 and GrandPOObear.
I am currently working toward 100% completion for Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.