Gilding the lily

Do you know what 'gilding the lily' means? I've hired a final-year communications student to help me with my load at work. I told her not to gild the lily when she was writing a story from a press release and she looked at me totally blankly. Millenials obviously don't gild lilies. Actually, there are... Continue Reading →

Ginger is the new black

There’s been a lot of ginger action in my Facebook news feed of late. According to  sperm donor collection companies are calling for more specimens from ginger men. “Currently only two per cent of donors are redheads and more women are wanting flame-haired children,” the news site notes. “Whether it is the attraction to... Continue Reading →

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