For a long time now [Leonard Cohen has] been more preoccupied with the eternal, with humility and surrender—and by all signs he’s much happier for it.” Slate 2014


“It’s hopeful that even the self-proclaimed ‘patron saint of envy and grocer of despair’ could find peace by persisting.” Slate’s Take On Leonard Cohen, Robert Plant, & Loudon Wainwright III Aging Gracefully

Read the complete thoughtful, interesting essay at How Even an Old Hipster Can Age Gracefully by Carl Wilson. Slate: Oct 1, 2014. Photo by Dominique BOILE. Originally posted October 3, 2014 at, a predecessor of Cohencentric