LETTERS, LETTERS, LETTERS!

I’m talking about the ones you write TO someone, not the alphabetized ones you see posted in upper and lower case in elementary class rooms. How many letters have you written to someone this year so far? (Confession is good for the soul!) Not emails or texts, but REAL letters written on paper with a…

Meet a Cruciverbalist

No need to get a dictionary!  The above medieval-looking word simply means “a crossword person.”  But Myles Mellor, a talented Lake View Terrace resident who designs “themed” crossword puzzles for a living, hates the word.  “I’m just a puzzle maker,” he says modestly, in the faintly accented speech of a British expatriate. And crossword puzzles…