So the shortest day of the year has come and gone. For those of you who commemorated the Winter Solstice somehow, I hope it was a meaningful and restful day for you. And if not, I hope you get some time this winter to enjoy the latest puzzle! It's of a slightly unusual size (14 x 17).
Download as pdf
Download as .puz (for solving in Across Lite)
Thanks to Will Nediger, Matt Gritzmacher, and David Plotkin for their helpful test-solving commentary.
Taking a break for the holidays next week. Puzzle 8 should be up on or around January 5, 2020.