Focusing in Ireland

Event: Bi-Monthly Poetry Online Gathering

Hosted by: Marie Mc Guigan

When: Thursday 20th June 2024 - 7.30 - 9 pm 

Where: Online - Zoom

Welcome to any poetry officianados as well as those new to the medium of Focusing with poetry.
Come and experience felt sensing using words, phrases or images from a range of poems. We will be offering two poems but feel free to bring your own if preferred.

To register please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We will then confirm your place and send you copies of the two poems and Focusing with Poetry guidelines with permission of Gordon Adams BFA.

Important Note: Some experience of Focusing and listening would be needed.

The format of the evening will be:

  • A lead-in and introductions among participants

  • Guidelines introduced and a short demonstration of Focusing with Poetry

  • Breakout rooms in groups of two to focus with poetry for 15 minutes each

  • Return to main zoom room for comments and feedback.

Who can join the Online Poetry Gathering?

All Full Members and Full + Profile Members can join. You can become a full member once you have become proficient as a Focusing listener. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.
If you would like to sign up to be a member of the Irish Focusing Network, please click here.


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