Berlin Ghost Story

I was surprised by the waiting room, it was so bare, there was nothing to read anywhere. There was only one diagram on the wall which illustrated the stages of becoming a ghost by way of line drawings of the same woman, repeated in fainter and fainter ink.

Pippa Anais Gaubert is a fiction writer and artist based in Berlin. She was born in Austin, Texas but grew up in West Cornwall, UK and has since lived in several other countries. She writes about transcendence, the fragmentation of reality and the point where pain and beauty collide. Her stories have been published in several print journals and anthologies and she is also a contributor for NPR. She is currently working on a novel.