Further quirky memoirs.
Why she writes. Devotion is a short book in three parts: Part one describes Smith going about her writing process. To someone like me who tends to plan things out and write top-down, her writing technique seems spontaneous, haphazard, and bizarre. But as anyone who has read her previous book, M-Train will know, it’s a…
A fascinating exercise in ‘writing about nothing’.
Patti Smith and Robert Mapplethorpe and their lives together.