Writing & Editing Kick these holiday cliches out of your writing If you’re putting together content for the holidays, these overused phrases are better left out. By Kevin Allen@kevin_j_allenNov. 26, 2014 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content Because it’s officially the holiday season, we’d like to issue the following public service announcement to our fellow communicators: Please, with all of your merry might, avoid using holiday clichés in your writing. To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.