Articles in the Leonard Cohen Category
Posted in Leonard Cohen, Natural Born Killers on 1 February 2013
I finally go around to watching ‘Natural Born Killers’ last week. An extraordinarily powerful film. By turns fantasy, profanity, violent, thoughtful and funny, I found that I had trouble in turning away from it.
I can understand- but not wholly …
Posted in Leonard Cohen on 20 April 2012
Apologies if this blog has been rather serious and introspective of late as opposed to the norm of rip roaring hilarity and positive thinking (..did you see what I did there?). As an antidote here is some light, refreshing …
Posted in Leonard Cohen on 30 March 2012
There is a bit in the Good Book that talks about ‘Do not display your piety before people’. It is meant to stop us looking ‘holier than thou’ or trying to appear more perfect than God is.
Last week; I …
Posted in Leonard Cohen on 9 March 2012
I got this CD for my birthday and it did not disappoint:-
Maybe he is an aqquired taste; I don’t know, but if so I have aqquired the taste. The whole album and especially this track slows me down and …
Posted in Leonard Cohen, poetry on 4 March 2012
I picked this up in an excellent posting from my friend at http://thisfragiletent.wordpress.com/2012/02/28/doubts-and-loves-dig-up-the-world/
From the place where we are right
Flowers will never grow
In the spring.
The place where we are right
Is hard and trampled
Like a yard.