Tag Archives: Indie Spotlight
February’s Indie Spotlight travels to California to interview Paolo Pasco, a high school senior who has made quite a mark on the puzzling community. Paolo debuted in the New York Times in 2015 (on a Friday), and at the American … Continue reading
December’s Indie Spotlight travels (virtually) to London, Ontario, to focus on Will Nediger’s Bewilderingly Puzzles. Unlike some previous Indie Spotlight subjects who’ve been on the scene for many years, Bewilderingly — in both free and subscriber offerings — has only … Continue reading
This month’s Indie Spotlight spotlights spotlight-denizen Patrick Blindauer, crossword constructor, actor, tournament host, and father, who answered a few questions fresh off the stage from playing the Cowardly Lion in a St. Louis production of The Wizard of Oz.
This month’s Indie Spotlight shines brightly into the visage of joon pahk, puzzling jack-of-all-trades. He’s a: *** top-level solver. joon took 2nd place at this year’s ACPT, won the 2015 Indie 500, and won Lollapuzzoola in 2012, for instance.
I must begin this commentary on Peter Gordon by mentioning how jealous I am! It would be a dream to do puzzles for a living instead of a hobby, and our spotlight today is on one of the very few … Continue reading