Redefining misanthropy for a fresh generation. Standard posts begin with a definition from Ambrose Bierce's The Devil's Dictionary followed by a modern adjustment. Miscellany on Wednesday and storytelling on Saturday.
Thursday, March 19, 2009
SESAME, n. Commonly found in the phrase "Open Sesame." Coin.
2009 Update: An oilseed too large for homiletics and too useful for poetry. The soy of antiquity.