Dante Di Stefano Reviews Really Happy

Love Too Much, but Don’t Let Go Jim Reese’s third collection of poetry, Really Happy, pursues joy while coasting through the ruins of the contemporary… Read More

Walsh: South Dakota has ‘vibrant’ talent in poetry

It’s a Friday night in January, and there are about a thousand places to be right now besides at a poetry reading. Yet Zandbroz owner… Read More

Dakota Midday interview with Jim Reese

Poet Jim Reese finds inspiration in such ordinary things as bowling alleys, classrooms, bumper stickers and children’s drawings. He also draws upon his experiences as… Read More

A ‘Happy’ Venture: Mount Marty’s Jim Reese Releases A Sweet Collection Of Poetry

BY RANDY DOCKENDORF randy.dockendorf@yankton.net | Yankton.net The cover of Jim Reese’s new book of poetry leaves the reader hungry. That’s because the cover of “Really… Read More

The Passages Of Life – YFPC Inmates Share Writing Through National Program

Link to original article BY RANDY DOCKENDORF randy.dockendorf@yankton.net Mount Marty College professor Jim Reese listened with pride this week as his creative writing students read… Read More

Where are they now?

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Reese Tells Grads To Use Their Voice, Enjoy Creativity

Already an established professor and published writer, Jim Reese walked into his first day of a creative writing workshop at the Yankton Federal Prison Camp… Read More

MMC Faculty Receive Awards from Federal Prison Camp

YANKTON, SD – November 1, 2012 – Warden Jordan R. Hollingsworth and Supervisor of Education Maureen Steffen recently presented S. Cynthia Binder and Dr. Jim… Read More


Some of Jim’s new work featured on PoetryMagazine.com.… Read More

Third Place in the 2012 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards

Jim Reese’s poem “Black Words on White Paper” has been chosen for Third Place in the 2012 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards sponsored by the Poetry… Read More