On November 7, 2016, the world lost one of its most passionate songwriters, musicians, poets, novelists and visual artists. Leonard Cohen was admired by so many - from the musicians and creatives that he collaborated with to his legions of fans; his words have uplifted and resonated with millions of people around the globe.
To mark the 5th anniversary of his passing, let's take a moment to remember the man and his legacy - welcome to Leonard Cohen’s Memory Board.
How to share your memory about Leonard Cohen:
We invite you to share your thoughts about Leonard Cohen and any impact he or his music, words or art have had on your life. To share a memory on the message board below, please follow these simple steps:
By posting your message you agree it complies with the Message Guidelines below. Post your message on Instagram or Twitter (your privacy settings must be set to “Public”) using the hashtag #MessagesForLC. You must use the hashtag to make sure it is aggregated onto this message board. Note: We will remove any messages that do not comply with the Message Guidelines.
Provided you follow the Message Guidelines, the post and message are entirely up to you, but to give you a few ideas:
- A video message recording of yourself
- A visual representation created by you that is inspired by Leonard
- A photo of you and Leonard together (if you were lucky enough to meet him)
- A few words expressing your thoughts
Your message is totally up to you, whether it's the first song you heard by Leonard, a time you got to meet him in person or see him perform, a lyric that has special meaning to you, etc. Just remember that your caption must comply with the Message Guidelines and include the hashtag #MessagesForLC so it can be properly aggregated onto our message board.
Thank you to our man Leonard, we miss you terribly.