An award-winning poet and teacher, Jim holds an M.Div. from Garrett Theological Seminary at Northwestern University in his hometown of Evanston, Illinois and an MFA from the University of Tampa, Florida.
He is the author of Take Fun Seriously, (Limitless Press), Driving Home, (Aldrich Press), and Unassisted Living (BigTable Publishing).
Jim teaches World Religion at Florida Southwestern State College and creative writing at Florida Gulf Coast University. He is available to for teaching, semnars, reading and speaking engagements.
Jim lives in Fort Myers, Florida where he reads, writes, and pulls weeds.