account_circle by Gabrielle Bomgren
Gabrielle Bomgren received her MFA in creative writing from the University of Utah. She has been published in Inscape and in Strike a Prose. She lives in Salt Lake City but grew up in Gotenborg, Sweden. She teaches English as a second language.


Swimming Empty

Issue No. 19 ~ December, 1998

In a bathtub in the house at the end of Road 567 the brother is soaking in fifty liters of water. It smells of sauce made of ripe red lingonberries. The water is slightly pink. When the sun hits, the pink transforms into a color …