About Patrick

Patrick Berry has been creating and editing puzzles for over twenty years. His work has appeared in The New York Times, Harper’s, The New Yorker, The Washington Post, and numerous other publications. He currently creates variety puzzles for the Wall Street Journal‘s Saturday puzzle page. He has also published several puzzle books.

Over the course of his career he has created many popular new puzzle forms, including Rows Garden, Some Assembly Required, Boxing Rings, and Snake Charmer. Samples of some of these forms can be found on the Free Puzzles page.

He lives in Athens, Georgia, in an A-frame house.