Coming August 1st, the new Illustrated edition of
The View from My Ridge
Those of us who knew Charles Rice as friend and priest give thanks for this renewal of old times not forgotten. Those who knew him not at all will exult in the wit and wisdom of a new associate, teacher and playmate. —Will D. Campbell, author of Brother to a Dragonfly
The View from My Ridge is currently out of print but a 2nd edition is in the works. For more information or advance orders, please contact us at
The View From My Ridge is a collection of finely crafted essays, short stories, and vignettes by Charles E. Rice, a theologian and author whose writing offers a unique perspective on the spirit and personality of the mid-twentieth century American South.
About the Author:
Born in the John Ross House in Rossville, Georgia, Charles Rice lived most of his boyhood at the foot of Missionary Ridge on the Tennessee-Georgia state line. He served as both an ordained Methodist minister (1951-1958) and Episcopal Priest (1959-1986) during his storied career as a clergyman, theologian, writer, and teacher. His academic trail includes degrees from the University of Chattanooga, Emory University, Drew University, and the University of the South. The author of The View from My Ridge, he has had numerous essays and articles published in regional and national publications.