Raising Cain … raising kids … raising hackles… raising pets… raising consciousness … Janet Jenkins’ personal column, JANET!, touches on poignant, funny, touching, and memorable moments – from national issues to daily minutia to well-remembered people in the community. This collection of columns and feature stories assembles some of her best.
Janet R. Jenkins wrote a personal column for the Albia, Iowa, newspapers. Her feature stories and op-ed pieces have been published in the Chicago Tribune, the Des Moines Sunday Register, The Iowan, WingWorld, and other newspapers and magazines. During her journalism career, she won numerous awards from Iowa Press Women and other writers’ groups.