Joshua Peters
| @PetersPonders |
I split my time pretty evenly between hunkering down in the corners of Charlotte's finest beer and coffee purveyors, checking baseball box scores, and writing about the people, places, art and food.

5 more amazing fried chicken spots in Charlotte

It is practically impossible for me to drive past a fried chicken restaurant and not sample its wares at least once. In fact, I am only slightly ashamed to...

How to attend an art exhibition in Charlotte

After many discussions about what exactly I write about, I have noticed a trend. As soon as something along the lines of “gallery opening” or...

Have you been to Cars and Coffee? If not, here’s what you’re missing

Charlotte’s own bastion for car culture, the monthly Cars & Coffee at the N.C. Music Factory might be the best way to spend an early Saturday morning in...

Libations Kitchen & Bar opening soon at the DoubleTree Gateway

Thanks to a helpful insider, I had the opportunity to join some friends at The DoubleTree by Hilton off of West Trade Street for something like a dress...

Top 5 pizza joints in Charlotte, ranked

There is an abundance of really delicious pizza in Charlotte and each of Charlotte’s finest pizza purveyors has a small army of followers who might go so far...

Charlotte Corners: Heroes Aren’t Hard to Find patio

There have been many times, over the past few years especially, where my perpetual restlessness has brought me out of my apartment and into town to work,...

Top donuts in Charlotte

Charlotte is slowly but surely stepping up its fried dough game. While donuts might not be a ubiquitous southern staple like fried chicken, Charlotte has...

Why your next day trip should begin and end at Morrow Mountain State Park

When you are considering a weekend daytrip within reasonable driving distance from Charlotte there is a relatively short list of destinations that might...

University area book store, The Last Word, to relocate to North Tryon along the light rail extension

My first visit to The Last Word came early in my freshman year at UNCC. I, like many new college students at UNCC, played Magic: The Gathering, a fantasy...

Top 5 places to get fried chicken in Charlotte, ranked

As Charlotte native and a member of a particularly social Southern Baptist family, growing up, covered dishes and after church Sunday school banquets were a...

Meet the guy who’s covered around 30,000 square feet of public space. 11 questions muralist Will Puckett

Whether you’re driving under the Matheson Avenue bridge, grabbing a cup of coffee and a pastry from Amelie’s or stopping by the venerable Jack Beagle’s...