Contest Puzzle 4 is now closed and the results are in. A total of 55 solvers figured out the meta, 35 of whom needed a hint to solve it. You can see the full write-up and solution here.
I’m honored that Crossword Fiend recognized one of last year’s puzzles as “Best Contest Puzzle of 2013″ and that I was one of 5 nominees for “Constructor of the Year,” (an award deservedly won by Francis Heaney).
The next puzzle will be ready Tuesday, May 6. Want to try it? If you sign up in the box at the bottom right corner of this page, you’ll get an email when it’s ready.