Tag: leonard cohen

Be on your way

Never look back Lest your feet forget their going For sure the sigh will rise Stick fast in the throat And force a sob to dissolve Intent Goodbyes are said And so saying it is done Certain as the final curtain Drawn until the next action Au revoir… Continue Reading “Be on your way”

We got it darker

Godfather of gloom left our waiting room just that bit darker today an overnight train his secret campaign barely a hint of delay gruffly debonair poems as prayer time now for sackcloth and ash those burnt cigarettes paint sad silhouettes finer than eyeline and lash songs written in stone old suits are outgrown armistice silence began angels passover naked in clover brought death to a ladies’ man… Continue Reading “We got it darker”