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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166 articles found. You can use the search filter form above to narrow your search

QUICK VIEW  Sorted by category, post date (newest to oldest) and title
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Aging, General

 4 records found

'I Don't Have Time' is Not the Real Problem by Darius Doroux

Slow Down As We Age? by Ken Potts

The Power of One by Dan Seagren

Missed Senior Moments by Dan Seagren

Arts & Entertainment

 8 records found

A Man Called Otto (Revisited) by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Classic Movie with a Timeless Message by Greg Asimakoupoulos

American Underdog Movie by Rusty Wright

Respect, the Movie by Rusty Wright

Unbroken by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 3 more items for the category Arts & Entertainment and the Inspiration topic...See the whole list


 1 record found

Amer-I-Can by Greg Asimakoupoulos


 1 record found

Patron Saint of Freelance Writers by James N. Watkins


 3 records found

Learning from Others by Dan Seagren

A Step of Faith by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Words to the WIse by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 37 records found

A Prayer for All-Saints Sunday by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Remembering a Pioneer of Peace by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Ultimate Godwink! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Year of the Lion by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Finding God in 'It's a Wondferul Life' by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 32 more items for the category Faith, Religion & Spirituality and the Inspiration topic...See the whole list


 8 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

A Toast to the Promised Land by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Stewardship by Stu Johnson

There are 3 more items for the category General and the Inspiration topic...See the whole list

Government & Politics

 1 record found

A 'Dear John' Letter to Senator McCain by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Health & Wellness

 4 records found

Praise the Lord and Pass the Prozac by Faith A. Watkins and David N. Watkins

Use Your Calendar as a Reminder to Make Your Days Count by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Amazing Breakthroughs by Bill Nichols

Sofa Spud No Longer by Greg Asimakoupoulos


 4 records found

Libraries and the Death Tax by Arlene Weismantel / The Conversatiion

Nineteen Years Since September 11 by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Now is Undoubtedly a Good Time for Reflecting, Looking Back by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Harriet Movie by Rusty Wright


 1 record found

Hobby Therapy by Connie Schultz


 23 records found

May Your Prophets Find the Courage by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Season for Music by Stu Johnson

Have a God-Directed New Year! by James N. Watkins

Piece on Earth by George Garrison

12 Sites of Christmas 2021 by James N. Watkins

There are 18 more items for the category Holidays and the Inspiration topic...See the whole list


 17 records found

What Mozart Did for Me Last Week, Thanks, Amadeus by Garrison Keillor

Sam the Olympic Eagle and You by Leona Bergstrom

7 Fiction Books That Change the Way You Think by Darius Foroux / dariusforoux.com/blog

Finding Your Spark by Richard Bergstrom

How to Be Thankful for Your Life by James Clear / JamesClear.com

There are 12 more items for the category Inspiration and the Inspiration topic...See the whole list

Life Events

 13 records found

The Longer You Live the Better It Gets by Garrison Keillor

What Has Been Done for Me Back in Minnesota by Garrison Keillor

The Mulligan Movie by Rusty Wright

Finding Us Faithhful by Richard Bergstrom

What You Won't Read in the Paper, Except Now by Garrison Keillor

There are 8 more items for the category Life Events and the Inspiration topic...See the whole list


 1 record found

A Shepherd in Sneakers by Greg Asimakoupoulos


 3 records found

In Praise of the Master Artist by Greg Asimakoupoulos

True Colors Shining Through by James N. Watkins

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

News & Current Events

 10 records found

It's Not All Bad by Nicole E. Kobie / WIRED

Jeopardy's in Jeopardy by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A World of Blessing by Stu Johnson

With Praise for Saint Anthony by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Bringing Out the Best in All of Us by George Garrison

There are 5 more items for the category News & Current Events and the Inspiration topic...See the whole list


 15 records found

Skating Together by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Sensitive Care from Others Makes Pain Easier to Bear by Ken Potts

A Father's Legacy Movie by Rusty Wright

The Gift of Influence by Leona Bergstrom

Grace, Grit and Giggles by Leona Bergstrom

There are 10 more items for the category Relationships and the Inspiration topic...See the whole list

Sports & Recreation

 11 records found

Coming Together in Tokyo by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Man of Means by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Loyola's Most Loyal Fan by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Cubs Win! Cubs Win! Cubs Win! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Mining for Gold by Greg Asimakoupoulos

There are 6 more items for the category Sports & Recreation and the Inspiration topic...See the whole list


 1 record found

Ode to Joy by Stu Johnson