‘ALL IRISH NEED APPLY’
The Gathering Poem Book is a commitment to citizenship, to bring our community together in an all inclusive, proactive, poetic, prophetic way. The first line was written by renowned Irish poet Brendan Kennelly.
The Irish worldwide created this monument online by submitting up to 4 lines each, and writing a biography about their experience of being Irish. The Gathering Poem book is the heartfelt result of their talent and commitment to Ireland’s destiny and is considered a landmark in Irish Literature.
The Gathering Poem Book is intended as a monument to hope, a true reflection of who we are, where we came from and what we will be.