About

Damien Riley is a blogger with an MA in English: Language, Writing, and Rhetoric from California State University, Fullerton. Blogging since 2005, he posts a column, movie reviews, and photos daily. He’s a credentialed teacher & winner of the Rotary award 3 years in a row. Damien has lifelong experience playing guitar and piano in bands professionally. He’s married and has 3 children. Last but not least he has two dogs, Gizmo & Chewy, & a cat named Tiana.

profile-circle-600x600-4-8-2015His blog gets its name from:

“Grand Central Station: Any place that is overcrowded and busy; mob scene: My office was like Grand Central Station this morning.”

I’ve been blogging with WordPress since 2005.

I stay pretty busy here with my blog, reviewing movies, my online diary, and podcasting.

I answer all comments with a comment.

In addition to blogging, I’ve written a song or two. Here are my original tunes and also on Youtube.

PPS Here is a link to my memoirs published in a book.

email me at rileycentral (at) gmail (dot) com

“If you take any activity, any art, any discipline, any skill – take it and push it as far as it will go, push it beyond where it has ever been before, push it to the wildest edges of edges, then you force it into the realm of magic.”

Thanks for stopping by and reading Riley Central.

Updated by Damien Riley 10/6/2016

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