We're delighted to be publishing Rachel Simon's Inkubator debut tonight! Her lightly challenging puzzle is sure to be a real treat.
Rachel Simon is the founder of YourCrossword, a personalized crossword business on Etsy. Her puzzles have appeared in the New York Times, Vulture, Walter Magazine, and more. She's a writer with the NYT, Glamour, NBC News, Vice, and many other outlets, and her book "Pickleball for All" was published in 2022. Originally from New York, she now lives in Raleigh, North Carolina, with her husband, dog, and cat. Find Rachel on Twitter at @Rachel_Simon.
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Coming up next, on May 18: an empowering themeless from Catherine Cetta.