On Wednesday night, Patti Smith won a National Book Award in the nonfiction category for her memoir about her friendship with Robert Mapplethorpe. When she accepted, she wept! Patti Smith: heart, brains to words, sharing. Here she is in 1979 with composer Joe Brooks on a kids show, celebrating 1979 Year of the Child. More office Patti favorites after the jump.
Daily Inspiration: Patti Smith Won A National Book Award, Lights Up Our Lives
November 18, 2010