Wouter van Dijke


Hello! I'm Wouter, a data journalist and journalism lecturer living in The Netherlands. I enjoy solving crossword puzzles, and recently constructing them too.
I'd love to work together with other constructors, to test solve or create a puzzle together. Send me a DM on Twitter if that sounds fun! If you have any tips or suggestions I'd also love to hear them.

What a way to make a living...

· Published 11 days ago

This puzzle is all about the amazing DOLLY Parton . She sponsored the development of the Moderna vaccine against COVID-19, and when she received it herself she sang:
"Vaccine, vaccine, vaccine, vaccine, I'm begging of you please don't hesitate / Vacc...

In A Good Mood

· Published 22 days ago

Is this puzzle lame? Yeah, probably. But I had fun making it, and hopefully you'll enjoy solving!

My 7xwords puzzle: September 28

· Published 26 days ago

I created this puzzle as part of the really cool 7xwords project by Malaika Handa. The original creator notes:
Wouter says: "Thank you for letting me be a part of this amazing project. This is my first published puzzle, so I'm very excited! About this...

"It's our specialty"

· Published 9 months ago

This is the first puzzle I'm happy enough with to share. On Inauguration Day, I wanted to make some American food and decided on Jambalaya. It made me think of all the wonderful regional specialties in different parts of the US, and that it would be ...