This project is set in the town of Portrush on the north coast of Northern Ireland. While the economy of the town appears to be dependent on the holiday season, its future could be envisioned as a hub for activities of educational, entertainment and recreational nature that maintain continuous flow of traffic through the year. This project seeks to propose a Poetry Library in Portrush. The building will operate as an educational resource base for the promotion of poetry and storytelling. It requires to facilitate book launches, performances, workshops and rehearsals. Most importantly it has to be a place of intimacy where readers can enjoy the encounter with the written word.