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When Time Was Suspended

When Time Was Suspended

By Julia Nunnally DuncanPublisher: Redhawk PublicationsISBN: 9781959346371Genre: PoetryPrice: $16
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Joseph Bathanti describes When Time Was Suspended as "a fascinating, richly imagined conflation of history, ethnography, genealogy, ancestry, family Bible, and a suite of ekphrastic masterpieces…..Duncan's books are dazzling, indisputable knockouts, and this might be her best." This book is a chronicle of Julia Nunnally Duncan's life in McDowell County and includes reflections on earlier family members whose stories have been passed down to her, and on historical photographs that have captured moments of hope and despair.


Julia Nunnally Duncan is an award-winning author of twelve books of prose and poetry and is a frequent essay contributor to Smoky Mountain Living Magazine. She lives in Marion, NC, with her husband, Steve, a mountain woodcarver.