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Randon Billings Noble

Randon Billings Noble’s work has appeared in the Modern Love column of the New York Times, the Massachusetts ReviewPassages NorthSuperstition Review, and The Millions, among other publications.


General Jackson's "Chancellorsville" Portrait, taken at a Spotsylvania County farm on April 26, 1863, seven days before his mortal wounding at the Battle of Chancellorsville

Stonewall Jackson’s Arm

May 2, 2013 | Essays

I was walking through a cornfield in search of a cemetery in the middle of Virginia. A fox trotted across the path in front of me and disappeared in the forest of stalks with barely a rustle. I was searching for Stonewall Jackson’s lost arm.