‘Mr. Stinky Feet’ shares lessons on parenting — and being parented — in new book

Jim Cosgrove, better known as "Mr. Stinky Feet," has just released a book of essays.
Jim Cosgrove, better known as “Mr. Stinky Feet,” has just released a book of essays.

For 20 years, Jim Cosgrove has been entertaining young audiences performing live music shows under the stage name “Mr. Stinky Feet.” But along the way, he’s learned plenty of lessons for older folks.

This month, Cosgrove released his first book, entitled “Everybody Gets Stinky Feet,” a collection of essays on parenting and growing up in Kansas City.