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Saeko Usukawa


Saeko Usukawa (1949 - 2009)was born in an internment camp in Lemon Creek, B.C. She worked as an editor in Toronto until she moved to Vancouver in the 1970s. She is the co-author of two pieces published in Geist: "Gulf Island Sojourn" (No. 8) and "Okay, So If the Seventies, Then What? An Evening Wiothout Television" (No. 14).  

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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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