10/18/2010 04:48 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The Best Coffee Bar For Writers?

Can't prop up your laptop in Manhattan and Brooklyn's new slick, freelancer-unfriendly "coffee bars"? There's still hope for you -- in Queens. The very jittery and those on deadline can head to Long Island City café Sweetleaf, which today's Diner Journal reports is primed to triple in size. The joint has the potential to be lazy-writer heaven: There will be a "vinyl room" in the back with a turntable, vintage speakers, and "a lot of rock-and-roll and metal." (Joan Jett's on that list, which means we'll be making the trek.)

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