Upon graduating from French, Hughes entered the University of Houston in Houston, Texas where he received a degree in Finance. While at the University of Houston, he joined the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. He would later receive a Master of Fine Arts degree from Ashland University in Ashland, Ohio.
Having published several books of poetry previously, Hughes will be releasing his new collection of poetry "Sugar-Tooth Confession" (published by Nebo Publishing) in November 2012.
Find out more information about Detrick Hughes at www.iampoet.com. To stay in contact with Nebo Publishing visit www.nebopublishing.com. You can pre-order Hughes' upcoming release at http://www.nebopublishing.com/store.php.