All Posts By:Phixwd

Start of the year

Here in New Zealand we are in the throes of summer, and even days where the forecast has been rather threatening in term...

Superstitions

It’s the time of the year when people take on resolutions about changing behaviour, so it’s not inappropriate to con...

Merry Christmas

Looking for something different for the BBC Music Magazine Christmas issue, I found myself doodling a Christmas tree sha...

A busy week

It’s not often I have to rearrange things to fit in the crosswording, but this has been a busy week, with the resu...

10,000

The 10,000th Independent puzzle appeared this week, on 31 October, and I was very pleased to have been asked to produce ...