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Alex Keegan


Alex Keegan’s work has appeared in Atlantic Monthly Unbound, Mississippi Review and Words. He lives in Berkshire, U.K., and edits Seventh Quark magazine. His “For Evan, the Time of Our Singing” was a runner-up in the 1st annual Geist Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest.

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Why doesn’t anyone in North America say barmy for balmy? According to my research, Barmy came first and still enjoys a jolly life. But most North American dictionaries don’t even mention the earlier Scots barmy. 

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