Artist Joseph Coker likes to find inspiration in coffee shops and intimate bars around the Holy City. Wanting to help others with writer's block or other malady stopping you to be your most creative, Coker suggests a few spots where you can break through to new ingenuity.
Like many creatives in Charleston, my artistic self-description is full of slashes. I do comedy, I host my own podcast, and I just recorded an EP in Brooklyn with Roger Grenawalt (Iggy Pop, The Pierces). When I’m out, I’m looking for places that have a bit of the familiar and the strange. The family and the chaos. My brain demands new. That’s where the best jokes, songs, and conversations come from. Here is where I go to be renewed and reminded in Charleston.
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