Will Nediger's 'Twist Ending' is 4/5 difficulty. The puzzle was collaboratively edited by Francis Heaney, Wyna Liu, and Ben Tausig.
Will Nediger is a crossword constructor whose indie puzzles can be found at bewilderinglypuzzles.com. He also writes puzzles for Vox, and cryptics for The Browser. There are few things he enjoys more than mentorship and collaboration, so if you're a new or aspiring constructor who wants to learn the ropes, please get in touch at email@example.com. It's an honor to have Will's work in the AVCX.
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