Lead contributor Greg Asimakoupoulos expresses his perspective on current events and life in general through verse. We have used Greg's weekly expressions since SeniorLifesytle began in 2006 and borrowed (with permission) the "Rhymes & Reasons" title used on the Partial Observer website where his work still appears.

The updated SeniorLIfestyle site includes all of the Rhymes & Reasons we have used since April 2006. 


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Aging, General

 7 records found

When a Poet Turns Sixty-Five by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Great Brain Robbery by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Enjoy the Ride! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Speed of Life by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Retirement, Boomer Style by Greg Asimakoupoulos

With Praise for Aging Spouses by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Look Who's Turning Sixty! by Greg Asimakoupoulos


Arts & Entertainment

 72 records found

Yes, Virginia, There is a . . . by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Remembering the King! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Poetic Month by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Academy Award Afterthoughts by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Envelope Please by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 67 more items in the category Arts & Entertainment...See the whole list


Citizenship

 3 records found

We Cry for Justice by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Unmask Your Voice by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Amer-I-Can by Greg Asimakoupoulos


Communication

 2 records found

The Three Amigos by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Weekly Deadline by Greg Asimakoupoulos


Disaster

 19 records found

Picture Dorian Gray by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Rain, Rain, Go Away by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Day a City Shook by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Out of Africa by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Haunted by the Headlines by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 14 more items in the category Disaster...See the whole list


Education

 10 records found

Oh, the Places You Will Go by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Gentle Shepherds by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Reach for the Stars by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Lessons I Learned in High School by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Step of Faith by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 5 more items in the category Education...See the whole list


Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 101 records found

Skookum, Santa, and the Searching Eyes of God by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Summer Sundays by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Ultimate Godwink! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

It is a God Friday by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Master's Palm Sunday by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 96 more items in the category Faith, Religion & Spirituality...See the whole list


Financial

 7 records found

There's a Detour on Wall Street by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Global Warnings by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Requiem for U.S. Automakers by Greg Asimakoupoulos

This Little Piggy Played the Market by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Potholes on Wall Street by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Beware of Credit's Magical Appeal by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Crying Uncle over Gas Prices by Greg Asimakoupoulos


General

 59 records found

It's a Wonderful (Amazing) Life! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

In the Bleak Midwinter (revisited) by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Welcome to When's Day by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Last Post by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Challenges and Chances of Change by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 54 more items in the category General...See the whole list


Government & Politics

 94 records found

Life versus Love by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Liz Cheney's Not Lon Chaney by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Fabric of Democracy by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Inauguration Day by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Supremes Have a New Member by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 89 more items in the category Government & Politics...See the whole list


Health & Wellness

 25 records found

Don't Mask! Don't Tell! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Vaccine Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Wear a Mask! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Calling on the Ghostbusters Among Us by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Coronavirus Checklist by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 20 more items in the category Health & Wellness...See the whole list


History

 42 records found

A Tale of Two Mothers by Greg Asimakoupoulos

An Ongoing Gaze by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Hipp, Hipp, Hurra! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Score Recalled by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Symphony Heard Around the World by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 37 more items in the category History...See the whole list


Holidays

 156 records found

The Home Row of Freedom by Greg Asimakoupoulos

One for the Books by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Sitting by My Christmas Tree by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Four Candles of Advent by Greg Asimakoupoulos

In the Darkness of Our Advent by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 151 more items in the category Holidays...See the whole list


Humor

 3 records found

I Have the Right to Bear Arms by Greg Asimakoupoulos

With Praise for My Patron Saint by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Blame it on Eugene by Greg Asimakoupoulos


Inspiration

 11 records found

The Kings of the Road by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Four-Way Test by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Saluting Puget Sound Honor Flights by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Ringing in the New Year by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Olympics of Daily Life by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 6 more items in the category Inspiration...See the whole list


Legal

 1 record found

Let the Little Children Come by Greg Asimakoupoulos


Life Events

 13 records found

Lessons from the Fall by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Wanted: A Shepherd for Lost Sheep by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Life is Like a Rack of Billiard Balls by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Letter from a Father in Heaven by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Graduating from the School of Hard Knocks by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 8 more items in the category Life Events...See the whole list


Media

 9 records found

A Shepherd in Sneakers by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Tribute to Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood by Greg Asimakoupoulos

KICY: A Dream come true by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Where Have All the Newsmen Gone? by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Death of a Newspaper by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 4 more items in the category Media...See the whole list


Nature

 25 records found

Arbor Day 150 by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Let's Hear It for Spring by Greg Asimakoupoulos

On God's Green Earth by Greg Asimakoupoulos

In Praise of the Master Artist by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Unmasking Our Praise for God's Green Earth by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 20 more items in the category Nature...See the whole list


News & Current Events

 242 records found

A Prayer for God's Reign by Greg Asimakoupoulos

May God Save the Queen by Greg Asimakoupoulos

So Long, Wally Cleaver by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Marking a Monarch's Platinum Jubilee by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Robbed of Life by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 237 more items in the category News & Current Events...See the whole list


Relationships

 47 records found

A Dad's Tribute to His Daughters by Greg Asimakoupoulos

With Thoughts of My Dad by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Skating Together by Greg Asimakoupoulos

My Girl Friday by Greg Asimakoupoulos

I Stand for Folks of Color by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 42 more items in the category Relationships...See the whole list


Retirement

 1 record found

Taking Your Cues from Betty by Greg Asimakoupoulos


Sports & Recreation

 108 records found

Going, Going, Gone! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

More Than Gold by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Coming Together in Tokyo by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Man of Means by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Just Do It, Nike! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 103 more items in the category Sports & Recreation...See the whole list


Technology

 11 records found

Look Who Just Turned Fifteen by Greg Asimakoupoulos

My iPhone Reminds Me of the Lord by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Best is Yet to Be by Greg Asimakoupoulos

You've Got Mail by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The New Year's Day VIsitor by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 6 more items in the category Technology...See the whole list


Tragedy

 3 records found

Columbine Revisited by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Fifty Shades of Gray` by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Finding Courage When Tragedy Strikes by Greg Asimakoupoulos


Travel

 4 records found

A Needle in the Sky by Greg Asimakoupoulos

With Praise for Our National Parks by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Market's Mystique by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Dying for an Upgrade by Greg Asimakoupoulos


Trends

 1 record found

Nor Easter Alert by Greg Asimakoupoulos


Volunteer

 1 record found

Make a Difference Day by Greg Asimakoupoulos