Karen Kay Knauss discusses 'The Thorny Truth and Their Civil War'


Arts & Entertainment
Blue Ridge Books
152 S. Main St., Waynesville
456-6000
Sep 14, 2013
3:00 PM

"The Thorny Truth and Their Civil War" is a book of poetry about the author's Western North Carolina ancestors during the Civil War. Karen is the great, great, granddaughter of Branch H. M. and Miriam Killian Trull, and John Pinkney and Hannah Warren Meece. Both families lived in East Fork Township during the Civil War, and many of their descendants currently live in Haywood and neighboring counties of North Carolina. You will enjoy both her historical research and her poetry.