'The Energy of Slaves' by Leonard Cohen (1972)

The Energy Of Slaves - Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen, The Energy of Slaves (London: Jonathan Cape, 1972), 127pp


Another fine collection of Leonard Cohen's poetry, and a must-read for any fan of his music. Personal favourites include: 'There Are No Traitors', 'Each Day He Lugged', 'The Progress of My Style', 'I Walk Through the Old Yellow Sunlight', 'Welcome Home', 'Come Down to My Room' and 'Whenever I Happen to See You'.