Naim Kabir is a novice who was lucky enough to get noticed: by Clarkesworld, The Journal of Unlikely Stories, and of course, Beneath Ceaseless Skies; “On the Origin of Song,” his first BCS story and first published text story, was named to the 2013 Locus Recommended Reading List and reprinted in Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2014, ed. Rich Horton. If you’re feeling generous with your time, you can follow him on Facebook, on Twitter, or at his site at KabirCreates.com.
- “The Four Schools” — Issue #183, Seventh Anniversary Double-Issue, October 1, 2015
- “On the Origin of Song” — Issue #131, Fifth Anniversary Double-Issue, October 10, 2013
"A poignant account of a repressed people in search of liberation." —Lois Tilton, Locus online
Reprinted in Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2014, ed. Rich Horton