Radio personality and author John Moe posted a great open letter on his blog to a cafe near his work. I’m curious to know which one, of course, though what he describes isn’t unique to just that one shop: Dear Indy Hipster Coffee Shop Near Where I Work.
I know you have a lot on your mind lately, what with the play you’re directing at the tiny theater, the band you may or may not be in, and your busy scowling schedule, but maybe when I come by you could sometimes look at me with a hint of welcome. Like I’m not a burden. Maybe you could treat me like the one bringing the money, and really the activity, into this relationship. Because that’s what I am.