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#Repost @jessesublett.visualart with @get_repost ・・・ “DISILLUSIONED AUTHOR: YELLOW-CROWNED NIGHT HERONS @ SOUTH CONGRESS BOOKS,” acrylic on canvas 14 x 20, for purchase / info 512.554.6962. #socobooks

“...In [Cohen’s] work, the bite of those feelings is still sharp. In his albums and novels, memories of love and heartbreak stay on the surface, bobbing up and down. In his poems and songs there is always, as #Wordsworth put it, ‘The glory and the freshness of a dream.’ Reading and listening to Leonard Cohen it is always, and forever, the first time.” . By Ezra Glinter, #ParisReview, 2014 . “The Favorite Game” by #LeonardCohen; first US edition, with dust jacket. . #ezraglinter #cohen #socobooks #firstedition

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“How well I have learned that there is no fence to sit on between heaven and hell. There is a deep, wide gulf, a chasm, and in that chasm is no place for any man.” . Yeah, we’ve got this... . #cash #johnnycash #signed

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“Mrs. Hopewell had no bad qualities of her own but she was able to use other people's in such a constructive way that she never felt the lack.” #flanneryoconnor #agoodmanishardtofind and Other Stories . #firsteditionfriday #fbf

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