Swimming: A Plan B Essay

Groff, Lauren
March 2012
Ploughshares;Spring2012, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p189
An essay is presented on swimming. The author reveals that if she was not a writer she will be an open-water swimmer which have different modes of pushing the same purpose. The author states that swimmers are learning to counteract their fear such as the possibility of drowning by singing and the voice which burble underwater and transform the lyrics to nonsense.


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