Leonard Cohen blogja
I never depended too much on inspiration. Everyone I know is inspired in the sense that everybody has flashes of insight and moments of deep feeling and seizures of emotion. I don’t think writers have any corner on that kind of experience. But the thing that comes next, which is the application, or the perspiration not the inspiration, that’s what makes a writer.
leonardcohenminute: Leonard Cohen reading “Roshi at 89” from Book of Longing and captured from Leonard Cohen: Spring 1996 documentary by Armelle Brusq. Video uploaded by a1000kissesdeep. Check out his many Leonard Cohen videos on his Channel.
Hell, I might just as well address this to the both of you:
I haven’t time to write anything else.
I’ve got to say my prayers.
I’ve got to wait by the window.
I repeat: the important thing was to cuckold Leonard Cohen.
I like that line because it’s got my name in it.
What really makes me sick
is that everything goes on as it went before:
I’m still a sort of friend,
I’m still a sort of lover.
leonardcohenminute: Leonard Cohen reciting “A Thousand Kisses Deep” in Las Vegas in 2009. Video uploaded by albertnoonan. Check out his many Leonard Cohen performance videos from the 2008-2010 tour on his Channel. Other performances from the ...
As someone long prepared for the occasion
In full command of every plan you wrecked
Do not choose a coward’s explanation
that hides behind the cause and the effect.
And you who were bewildered by a meaning
Whose code was broken, crucifix uncrossed -
Say goodbye to Alexandra leaving.
Then say goodbye to Alexandra lost.
I don’t really understand that process called reincarnation but if there is such a thing I’d like to come back as my daughter’s dog.