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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 6 records found

Were You Part of History? by U.S. Census Bureau staff

'Twas the Night Before Voting by James N. Watkins

Election Eve Expectations by Stu Johnson

Voting Matters by Dan Seagren

Mail-In Voting Update by Stu Johnson

How Should I Vote? by Stu Johnson


 1 record found

The Facebook Threat by Stu Johnson

Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 2 records found

Thirst-Quenching Heavenly Reign by George Garrison

Mi Casa, Su Casa by Greg Asimakoupoulos


 1 record found

Global Warnings by Greg Asimakoupoulos


 6 records found

Listen Up, He Says, and He Means It by Garrison Keillor

Through the Years by James N. Watkins

March Madness by Wes Wick

What's Happened to Civility? by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Confronting Taller Ants by Greg Asimakoupoulos

What Happened to Civility? by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Government & Politics

 114 records found

Reflections on the State of Our Union by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Election Day is Chooseday! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Where Will the Political Violence Lead? Look to the 1850s. by Joshua Zeitz / Politico

My Thoughts After Being Cut Down by a Tree by Garrison Keillor

Sitting in the Sixth Pew, Brooding on Things by Garrison Keillor

There are 109 more items for the category Government & Politics and the Politics topic...See the whole list

Health & Wellness

 3 records found

Feeding Our Nightmares by Greg Asimakoupoulos

18 or 21? by Dan Seagren

Health Care by Dan Seagren


 5 records found

Days of Infamy by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Profiles in Courage by Greg Asimakoupoulos

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

When Rome Cried by Dan Seagren

Remembering Bobby by Greg Asimakoupoulos


 1 record found

Hobby Therapy by Connie Schultz


 7 records found

The Twelvth Day of Christmas by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Rules for Protestors by James N. Watkins

Keeping the Dream Alive in 2021 by Stu Johnson

Life, Liberty, and . . . by Stu Johnson

A Presidents' Day Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Pint-Size Outlaws at Your Front Door by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Day Fit for a King? by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Life Events

 1 record found

What if It Does and They Don't? by Garrison Keillor

News & Current Events

 39 records found

Worse Than a Crime, a Mistake by Sandra J. Saunders / Creators

Here're Your Orders: Make Something Beautiful by Garrison Keillor

A Supreme Decision by James N. Watkins

Calm Down, People, It's Going to be Okay by Garrison Keillor

Sitting Scared in Church, Thinking About Evil by Garrison Keillor

There are 34 more items for the category News & Current Events and the Politics topic...See the whole list


 1 record found

Talking to People You Disagree With by Megan Phelps-Roper / TED ideas