So the best new years’ resolution I’ve ever achieved is ‘become a regular in independently-owned coffeeshops I love.’ And as a screenwriter living in Los Angeles, this basically makes me a god. Or just someone who drinks way too much coffee.
Anyways, here’s my ultimate ranking of the top 4 Los Angeles coffeeshops to write your screenplay in:
Coffeeshop #1: Paper or Plastik (Mid-City)
I found this gem six years ago and haven’t stopped taking all my dates/friends/networking drinks/acquaintances/mortal enemies since. If you and I have met up for drinks or coffee, it’s probably been here.
This coffeeshop is a cool, hipster spot that’s part ballet-studio, part coffeeshop, part cafe. It’s got some incredible food, dope specialty lattes (like a cinnamon whiskey latte!), and cool events. They often play movie soundtracks and other great music so if you forget your headphones, you won’t go uninspired.[Read more…]