I Enjoy Crossword Puzzles

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    Yes, I Do

    During the summer if I don't do crossword puzzles or sudoku, I feel like my brain is turning to mush. Gotta keep sharp.
    kleisse kleisse
    22-25, F
    Aug 14, 2008


    My husband and I watched "Word Play," an endlessly entertaining and nerdy documentary about crossword puzzles and why they're so cool. I'd been doing puzzles off and on since I was little, since my grandfather did them all the time, but after we watched the film we went...
    BookNerd BookNerd
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Nov 14, 2007

    I Do 3 Or 4 Crosswords Ever...

    I do 3 or 4 crosswords every night before switching off my light. I find they help me wind down and I also get to learn new words. I enjoy doing my crosswords very much. I am hopless at cryptic ones though.
    deleted deleted
    Aug 14, 2008


    I have always loved words and their meanings. Loved plays on words and puzzles in general. And as a result, I have happily wasted more hours than I care to admit on these things.
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow
    31-35, F
    8 Responses Oct 24, 2010

    I Love It... ...

    I love it... coz i am not into hard online games today.... still enjoying the traditional games ive known since my childhood.
    Longing4Luv Longing4Luv
    26-30, F
    Aug 14, 2008

    Crosswords and Sudoku!!! :)

    hahahha... yes... I love fulfilling crosswords... this summer i filled so many... and those more difficult. I do it when I am bored or fed up with studying...or lonely... just to force time to pass faster. It's good to relax the brain. :)  
    bublina bublina
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 16, 2008

    Very Addictive

    i used to do them all the type i got really good at them and kind  of gave them up once the challenge had gone out of them, now i do suduko and those crazy hard crossword puzzles in the times. im definitely a lonterm crossword addict, what i love is the way it increases your...
    Donalh Donalh
    22-25, M
    1 Response Mar 27, 2008

    For My Fellow Crossword Lovers

    Check out the site below for FREE crossword puzzles: http://puzzles.usatoday.com/
    Aristartle Aristartle
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 16, 2008

    Steam Room

    There is nothing like having a good work out, sitting in the steam room with a crossword puzzle.It just makes the time sitting there go faster.
    TheBlackBuck TheBlackBuck
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jan 12, 2012

    To Occupy My Mind

    I like to do crosswords to take my mind off things that bother me.  I learned in college that if you keep your mind focused on something then you can't dwell on something else. Well cross words helped me with this.  But, the hard ones are not for me.  I like the...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    Aug 15, 2008

    Mmmm Get Paid to Do It.

    A good brain work out does help and put you in the mood to face the grind. Have found a nice one on www.cash4xwords.com not that complicated but needs a lot of thought to get the combination right. PAYS big money for the winner. Hope you all enjoy it as much as i do. seems to be...
    gerold gerold
    Aug 27, 2008

    I Do. A Lot.

    I love crossword puzzles, even though I'm pretty bad at them at times. I love words & crossword puzzles are a jumble of words, all fitting together, just like they would on a Scrabble board (another game I love). I once saw a pair of crossword pajamas in a catalog & wanted them...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings
    31-35, F
    May 2, 2010
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