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Prompt #66 The Music of Leonard Cohen


Deanna Beaudouin

I think it’s about time we paid homage to Leonard Cohen don’t you?


Below are some videos to whet your appetite your job is simply to let the music flow through you and write from the heart. Pay special attention to his lyrics. Please let me know which song you were listening to.


You are not limited to the songs in this list so please feel free to explore

A Thousand Kisses Deep (that voice could melt butter)


The Stranger Song


Famous Blue Raincoat



About mindlovemisery

Music: PJ Harvey, Radio Head, Fleetwood Mac, David Usher/Moist, Johnny Cash, Portishead, Damien Rice (basically I am a 90s kid I like alternative, grunge, Industrial and other types of metal, oldies, punk, rock etc.) Authors: Sylvia Plath, James Baldwin, Edmund White, Arthur Rimbaud, Jim Carrol, Jeff Noon, etc. Movies: A Clock Work Orange, Fight Club, House of Flying Daggers (I like a lot of cult movies, horror, comedy, drama, I don't like action and fantasy is terrifying lol) Philosophical Beliefs: Buddhism, Daoism, Shintoism (before it changed under Nationalism), The Transcendent Order Favorite Video Game: Planescape Torment What I do: read, write, yoga, pilates, weight-lift, walk, study philosophy and psychology, dance like a crazy person, paint, dream etc. Qualities: stubborn, sarcastic, teasing, playful, open, flirtatious, eccentric, passionate, forgetful, open-minded.

13 comments on “Prompt #66 The Music of Leonard Cohen

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  2. helenvalentina
    August 3, 2014

    Love it! Leonard Cohen is a god! A chance to be inspired by one of my favourite songs of all time! 🙂

  3. Neeraj (nekneeraj)
    August 3, 2014

    These are some amazing songs.


  5. He wrote some amazing songs. This would be great in the Singing Saturday Challenge

  6. Blog It Or Lose It
    August 4, 2014

    Thank you for this prompt! There’s one particular song I’ve wanted to write about for some time — one of the first songs that ever made my heart *hurt* — but I have to do it. 🙂

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