Archive for the ‘cryptic clues’ Tag

Life in the fast lane   2 comments

With final preparations for tomorrow’s Sloggers & Betters to sort out, I still wanted to begin work on a new puzzle today. It turned out to be more evidence that the setting process is beginning to speed up. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted June 24, 2011 by Anax in Newsification

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Where does it come from?   6 comments

When you set up a blog like this you tacitly commit to finding new things to talk about with a reasonable level of frequency, and it’s not always easy. So I’m very grateful when someone asks me a question on a subject I haven’t been thinking about or which, indeed, may be entirely new. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted May 31, 2011 by Anax in Uncategorized

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UberXim – is it worth it?   11 comments

The Azed Slip isn’t something I contribute to, although in the past there has been the occasional temptation. I also don’t have a problem with the strict Ximenean principles applied to submissions – but I do think that sometimes it goes too far. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted April 19, 2011 by Anax in Uncategorized

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