By John Cody

In what seems like the strangest and most cruel twist of fate in many years, we not so unexpectedly, but in a most unprepared way, lost one of our greatest writers. Leonard Cohen’s death was announced two days after an overqualified woman lost to a overly tanned demagogue in what feels like the most significant threat to the free world in last week’s U.S. election. It brings to mind one of my favourite Cohen songs, “Democracy Is Coming to the U.S.A.”  Continue reading “An elegy for Leonard Cohen”