HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Deborah "D.E.E.P." Mouton, talks about being named the city of Houston's third Poet Laureate.
Mouton has built a national reputation using her voice to address community concerns and controversial topics.
She's the founding member of the Houston VIP Poetry Slam team and currently works as a high school English teacher, where she says she enjoys teaching young people the art of poetry.
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