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Hu cherishes national Poetry Out Loud experience

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

Mary Hu didn't make the finals of the Poetry Out Loud competition in Washington D.C.

That didn't lessen the experience for the Morris Area High School student and Minnesota Poetry Out Loud champion.


"The whole idea is to create energy around poetry," Hu said. "One thing I thought was really interesting is that I met a lot of kids who are really interested in poetry. You don't get that too often."

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