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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Arts & Entertainment

 1 record found

A Wonderful Life by Dan Seagren


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Lost Words by Dan Seagren

Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 24 records found

An Easter Godwink in SwitzerlandAn Easter Godwink by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Giants in the Land by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Wardrobe in Disguise by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Grazeland or Graceland by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Palm Sunday Reflections by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 19 more items for the category Faith, Religion & Spirituality and the Holidays topic...See the whole list


 6 records found

100 Ways to Improve Your Life by The Saturday Magazine staff / The Guardian

You Make Me Happy When Skies are Gray by Garrison Keillor

It's Time for Americans to Buy Less Stuff by Terry Nguyen / Vox

I Resolve to Resolve by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Call for Compassion by Greg Asimakoupoulos

I'm Looking Over a Three-Leaf Clover by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Government & Politics

 5 records found

Why I'm Not Running for Anything Whatsoever by Garrison Keillor

A Prayer for Uncle Sam by Greg Asimakoupoulos

My Favorite Uncle's Annual Appeal by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Thankless Thanksgiving in the White House by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Politically-Correct Holiday is a Humbig by Greg Asimakoupoulos


 2 records found

A Truly Scarey Halloween Dave Roos / History.com

Lincoln, Lincoln, I've Been Thinkin' by Greg Asimakoupoulos


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Forsaken by God by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Forget the Bunny, It's About Resurrection by Garrison Keillor

Mr. Patrick is Not Happy by James N. Watkins

Lent and Easter 2024 by James N. Watkins

Hail to the Chiefs by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 300 more items for the category Holidays and the Holidays topic...See the whole list


 1 record found

The Bank of Thanks by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Life Events

 5 records found

Thank Goodness for Minnesota by Garrison Keillor

A Hike to Times Square and Back by Garrison Keillor

Don't Let Balance Die! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Thanks for Nothing! by James N. Watkins

50 Praises Between Bed and Bathroom by James N. Watkins


 2 records found

Arbor Day 150 by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Wrong Order! by Stu Johnson

News & Current Events

 2 records found

Where Are Those Christmas Presents? by Rebecca Heilweil / Vox

Coping with the Headlines (and the Heart) by Greg Asimakoupoulos


 18 records found

Reflections on Fatherhood by Greg Asimakoupoulos

With Thoughts of My Dad by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Love, Marriage, Sex . . . by James N. Watkins

A Foolproof Recipe for Dealing with the 'Turkeys' in Your Life by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Father's Legacy Movie by Rusty Wright

There are 13 more items for the category Relationships and the Holidays topic...See the whole list


 1 record found

The New Year's Day VIsitor by Greg Asimakoupoulos