By Michelle Demaree

We can open up our ears


We have to hear.

What are people

saying to us?

“Let’s open up the Book

to read.”

It is is the way to learn about

our Lord.

It is is the way to learn.


Michelle is a member of  The Special Gathering.  Her writings and poetry have appeared in many venues, including her Connecting Point, the monthly publication to and for the mentally challenged community.