Herding Cats: Why Won’t They Heel?

Lion Tamer

Certain expressions sparkle the first time we hear them. Over time, over-use dampens their impact. Eventually, they earn the label “hackneyed”. For me, one such expression—herding cats—recently crossed over from hackneyed to utterly annoying. Also, in the pinball machine that is my brain, like a shimmying silver ball the expression “herding cats” bounced up against … [Read more…]