Asja Bakić (1982) is a Bosnian poet, writer, and translator. She was selected as one of Literary Europe Live's New Voices from Europe 2017, and her writing has been translated into seven languages. She currently lives and works in Zagreb, Croatia.
Day Trip to Durmitorby Asja Bakić, translated by Jennifer Zoble
The secretaries explained first that a dead person’s soul goes wherever she’d expected to go. “Everyone wants to go to heaven,” I said. “It must be too crowded there.”