BCS 025: The Pirate Captain’s Daughter

Issue #28

Pirates of the highest tier, the ones whose names and exploits were discussed avidly even in inland cities like those of conquering generals and master calligraphers, raided poetry itself. To understand her trade, a pirate must be a poet herself, and could not take a name until she had scribed a poem in the language of her sea-yearning soul.

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Yoon Ha Lee's short fiction has appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, Clarkesworld Magazine, and multiple times previously in Beneath Ceaseless Skies, including “The Book of Locked Doors” in BCS Science-Fantasy Month 2012. Her short fiction collection Conservation of Shadows was released by Prime Books in 2013.

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