Jones, Saeed. Prelude to Bruise. Minneapolis, MN: Coffee House Press, 2014. 124 pp. $16.00 (paper). [View title on Goodreads] Reviewed by Will Byrne Saeed Jones’ debut poetry collection, Prelude to Bruise, is a juggler with many pins in the air.  Identity, sex, violence, coming of age, family, and loss—to name just a few—are all laid-out [...]

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