is a rainbow of light over our last
job. Lenny Kaye, Tony Shanahan
and me at the Festival of Voice
in Cardiff. A night of poetry and
song, ending with raucous energy.
The fellows are heading home
and I am off on my own. First
saying farewell to the people
of Cardiff, the swans and the
little Norwegian church." The wonder and beauty of Patti Smith's Instagram account.
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