Capturing moments of her adult life, Smith pares down her prose to a state of vivid impressionism, so enigmatic that even ordinary acts - preparing mint tea, nodding off while sewing - take on spiritual weight.
” (The Guardian)
Patti Smith has such an unusual mind and way of expressing its thoughts. I am a big fan and can only say that for those people who like her unique self this book is a pleasure. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Linda Barnes
I wanted to like this book and I had to have it, but unfortunately it just ended up sitting on my shelf. There's so much better Patti out there!Published 11 months ago by Poppy the Puppy
"As fate devised, I pursued a path far afield from my [shepherd] ancestors, yet their [woolgathering] ways are also mine. Read morePublished 12 months ago by emmejay
So good! Patti never disappoints, she is a fantastic writer and this book is very touching I want to give it as a birthday gift.Published 13 months ago by Darnelle Corbett
If you are a fan of poetry, Patti, or life- read this book. I literally hugged it to my heart after the first 20 pages.Published 16 months ago by Margaret L. Radtke
Patti is always an interesting read, and this little book is no exception!
I live this little book and thus it gets 5 stars for its creativity!
i am not done with it yet but each time I pick it up it's like a little escape into magical realism, very comforting and oddly confirming of a child's reality, articulated well and... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Jenny C.