You May Be A Leonard Cohen Fan If – Every conversation about your new digs in Durham, NC begins “If I had moved here a year earlier, I could have walked from my apartment to the Leonard Cohen concert.”

Since the publication of the official criteria for the prototypical Leonard Cohen Fan Diagnosis, Cohenphilic Personality Disorder, the Cohencentric Leonard Cohen Fan Disorders Asylum and Sanitarium has received numerous messages asking if one or another behavior is a symptom characteristic of a Leonard Cohen fan. Consequently, Cohencentric is publishing, as a public service, signs which indicate that one is at high risk of being a full-fledged Leonard Cohen fan.

All You May Be A Leonard Cohen Fan If … entries can be found at You May Be A Leonard Cohen Fan If.

Credit Due Department: Adapted from photo by Alexisrael (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

I am republishing selected posts from my former Leonard Cohen site, Cohencentric, here on (these posts can be found at Leonard Cohen). This entry was originally posted July 25, 2015.

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