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Skip Hughes to speak at writers organization

Multipublished author Skip Hughes will present “Why Fiction Authors Should Read Poetry” at the March 12 meeting of the Northeast Texas Writers Organization.

The club will meet at 6 p.m. at Herschel’s in Mount Pleasant. Mr. Hughes was a longtime member and past president of NETWO. He recently returned to Texas to be more active with the organization. To learn more about Mr. Hughes, see the March 5 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.