Jim Ray Daniels

Jim Ray Daniels has published four collections of short stories and has won numerous prizes for his work. His writing has been featured on Garrison Keillor’s Writer’s Almanac, in Billy Collins’s Poetry 180 anthologies, and in Ted Kooser’s American Life in Poetry series.

VIDEO:  JIM DANIELS READS HIS POEM “SOO LOCKS” from the collection  And Here: 100 Years of Upper Peninsula Writing, 1917–2017, edited by Ronald Riekki. [1:17].

This author's publications

Detroit Tales
Eight Mile High
Michigan Notable Book Award, 2015
IPPY/Independent Publisher Book Award, Silver Medal for Regional Fiction, 2015
Mr. Pleasant
IPPY/Independent Publisher Book Award, Gold Medal for Regional Fiction, 2008
Trigger Man
More Tales of the Motor City
Midwest Book Award, 2012