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Leonard Norman Cohen was a highly gifted and varied writer — novelist, playright, songwriter and poet. He was already quite famous as a poet before embarking on a music career as a singer-songwriter. He is generally considered to be one of the greatest songwriters of all time, and his songs have been recorded by countless other performers. Born in Montreal, Canada, in 1934, Cohen had a long and productive career. He was working right up to his death, in 2016 at the age of 82.

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List of poems by Leonard Cohen 26 total

Good Advice For Someone Like Me 206 ViewsRate it
Antique Song
 144 ViewsRate it
The Fly 120 ViewsRate it
Body of Loneliness
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Happens to the Heart
 93 ViewsRate it
Hallelujah
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Elevator Mirrors
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The Letters 52 ViewsRate it
Sicily Café
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Clockwork 50 ViewsRate it
The Sweetest Little Song 47 ViewsRate it
Never Expected
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Irving and Me at the Hospital 43 ViewsRate it
For Anne 42 ViewsRate it
Lost My Voice in New York City 41 ViewsRate it
Thousands 38 ViewsRate it
You Have Loved Enough
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My lady can sleep 33 ViewsRate it
No Middleman 31 ViewsRate it
I can't break the code
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Hospitality 30 ViewsRate it
Roshi 28 ViewsRate it
Mercy Returns Me 25 ViewsRate it
Apparent Turbulence 24 ViewsRate it
The Goal
 23 ViewsRate it
The Bus - Leonard Cohen 9 1936) 15 ViewsRate it

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