Janean found her niche in writing and photography as a student at Northeastern Illinois University. During her time there, she created .:Seeds:., an award winning literary arts journal that has featured content submitted by writers and artist all over the world. As editor-in-chief, she led the university newspaper to win awards from both the Illinois College Press Association and Associated College Press.
In May of 2010, an essay entitled, "We Are Still a Family: Same Gendered Family", was her first international publication in Ebony Magazine. In 2012, Janean was inducted to the '2012...read more