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Houston Poet Melissa Studdard Discusses Rediscovering Her Love for Writing

Recently Houston poet Melissa Studdard read some of her work as a part of The Public Poetry Reading Series at Houston Public Library. Studdard’s debut poetry collection, I Ate the Cosmos for Breakfast, was released last fall by Saint Julian Press. She’s written novels, won the International Book Award and teaches at Lone Star College-Tomball. Houston […]

Recently Houston poet Melissa Studdard read some of her work as a part of The Public Poetry Reading Series at Houston Public Library.

Studdard’s debut poetry collection, I Ate the Cosmos for Breakfast, was released last fall by Saint Julian Press. She’s written novels, won the International Book Award and teaches at Lone Star College-Tomball.

Houston Public Media’s Catherine Lu chatted with Melissa Studdard, who started by explaining the title poem from her collection.

MORE: Catherine Lu’s extended conversation with Melissa Studdard

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