I read this sentence recently in an editorial on Obamacare: “…Obama then finds himself hoist by his own petard.”
So, what’s a petard and what does it mean to be hoisted by it?
Posted on: 01-2-2014 Posted in: Idiomatic Expressions
Here’s a good question to ring in the new year: Should old acquaintance be forgot and never brought to mind? …
Posted on: 01-1-2014 Posted in: Fun with Words
Brand new! 100 synonyms for “bad.” Includes a pinnable poster.
Posted on: 12-30-2013 Posted in: Fun with Words, Writing
It’s that time of the year. Check out what posts were the biggest hits in 2014. I give you a list of my personal favorites too.
Posted on: 12-27-2013 Posted in: WriteAtHome
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