27 March 2023

[Past Piedmont Chronicles] - Ellis Millsaps: Son of a Preacher Man, Parts I-IX

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Son of a Preacher Man: A Rock And Roll Cowboy Grows Up Southern Baptist

Millsaps' Memoirs

Chapter I: The Belly of the Whale

Chapter II: The Valley of the Shadow

Chapter III: Once in Grace

Chapter IV: Let There Be Light

Chapter IV, Vol.2: Go Down Moses

Chapter V: The Lake of Fire and Brimstone

Chapter V: The Lake of Fire and Brimstone, Part Two

Chapter VI: Preacher's Kid

Chapter VII: Preacher's Kid at School 

Chapter VIII: Rock of Ages - Let Me Hide

Chapter IX: Neil & Clifford

Chapter IX, Pt II: Clifford Fleming  

Ellis "Da" Millsaps is a recovering Attorney but has worn many hats over the years: father, bus boy, stand-up comedian, novelist, wiffle ball player, rock'n'roll band manager, and at one time wrote a popular and funny column for The Covington News. A Fannin Co. mountain boy originally, Mr. Millsaps now stays at the mill village of Porterdale by way of 20 years in Mansfield. Usually funny and at times irreverent and subversive, he leans left in his political philosophy but can always be counted on for a pretty darn good write-up. The Chronicles are proud to have him involved...