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By Sara Eliza Johnson,Martha Collins

ISBN-10: 1571314695

ISBN-13: 9781571314697

Sara Eliza Johnson's beautiful, deeply visceral first assortment, Bone Map (2013 nationwide Poetry sequence Winner), pulls shards of tenderness from a global at the breaking point, the place violence and terror infuse the physique, the panorama, and goals: a handful of blackberries provided from bloodied fingers, bee stings likened to pulses of solar, a honeycomb of marrow uncovered. “All moments will shine if you happen to lower them open. / Will glisten like entrails within the sun.” With figurative language that makes lengthy, associative leaps, and with metaphors and pictures that regularly resurrect themselves throughout poems, the gathering builds and transforms its international via a locomotive echo—a regenerative force—that involves parallel the psychic quest for redemption that unfolds in its moment part. the result's a deeply affecting composition that would determine the already adorned younger writer as an immense and very important new voice in American poetry.

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