That was lots of fun! Really enjoyed your postmortem analysis of your puzzle too. Despite not being something that's easy to see as a solver, symmetry is often the key difference between self-published and newspaper-quality puzzles.
EK 31:52 · 2022-04-14T16:31:21.558Z
I believe Vespucci's first name is spelled with a G instead of a C. Looks like it could stay as is if you change the surname to Vespucio. Had me stuck for a minute, but otherwise fun!
TimisYoung 🤓12:23 · 2022-04-14T17:19:11.686Z
Loved it! One of those where when you get the trick, it's a blast to solve