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National Poetry Month: “Mash Note” By Peter B. Hyland

The Texas poet reads a love note.



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Cover of "Out Loud," a poetry collection by Peter B. Hyland

Poet and former Houstonian, Peter B. Hyland is the Director of the Onstead Institute for Education in the Visual Arts & Design at the University of North Texas. "Mash Note" is a poem about infatuation and a yearning to connect, from his collection, Out Loud.

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While growing up in Chicago and Houston, Catherine’s love for art, music and creative writing was influenced by her teachers and parents. She was once concertmaster of the Clear Lake High School Orchestra and a four-time violinist of the Texas All-State Symphony. A graduate of the University of Chicago, Catherine...

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