James B. Earley

Silver Star - 3,801 Points [Jim] (5 April 1934 / Mounds, Il)

James B. Earley Poems

1. 3/31/2009
2. ‘tis Charade Validated…by Your Voters' Receipt 11/7/2014
3. ‘tis My Prayer…pleading Mercy 1/21/2015
4. ‘tis….Whose Side Of The Fence…..The Rhyme….Defines 3/20/2015
5. …..Similarity….Of Circumstance 3/17/2016
6. A Belabored Chat....With God 7/12/2014
7. A Dream...Deferred.........Perhaps 2/10/2008
8. A Letter.....For Mary 2/10/2008
9. A Mountain Speaks 2/12/2008
10. A Nomination…..Trump Can't Lose 2/26/2016
11. A Smattering Of Lipstick…powder….And…..Paint 9/21/2015
12. A 'Tea Party' Maligned......Perhaps 12/27/2013
13. A Thought For Sunday Morning – Or Any Morning….Perhaps 3/15/2015
14. A Valentine's Moment.....The Epiphany 2/6/2009
15. A Vision Of Home 2/10/2008
16. A Wednesday Noon........As I Recall 8/14/2009
17. A Word To The Wise - For Whatever It's Worth.... 9/24/2015
18. Absent Theft..Is It Possible To Amass...Millions...Billions..In Personal Wealth 2/26/2009
19. Advised To Get A Hobby - Inspired, I Composed A Poem 3/21/2016
20. African Brother 2/9/2008
21. Al Gore - 'some Bumbling Idiot, Climatic Change.....The Idiot's Myth' 7/6/2014
22. Along…the Mississippi River – Amidst Its….Quad City Curve 10/1/2015
23. America…..Held Hostage, Not By Muslims, But Native Born, So-Called - Militias 1/28/2016
24. American Politics…take Note 3/21/2015
25. America's Quandary In A Nutshell - Owsley County Kentucky...Delta Mississippi Blacks 3/23/2014
26. An America Indeed Collectively - Had Not Congress Blocked The Way 2/9/2016
27. An Epitaph.....I Stumbled......Across 8/16/2008
28. An Historical Precedent…to The….No-Go-Zone 2/17/2015
29. An Ounce Of Crack 3/1/2008
30. An Xterra From Hell - Nissan’s Menace To American Society 6/17/2015
31. Anguished Plight…….Of Today's Republican Party 3/5/2016
32. Anniversary 2/4/2008
33. Anti-Abortion's Religious Creed 3/27/2009
34. Aristotle's Wisdom 2/25/2008
35. Armageddon's Brink 2/10/2008
36. Arrogance – The Epitome Of 9/10/2015
37. Articles Of Impeachment - Barack Hussein Obama 3/13/2014
38. At Karma's Persistence...'tis Grasping At Straws -new- 8/17/2016
39. Atheism At Christmas 8/23/2013
40. Atheism's Dilemma 12/25/2013
Best Poem of James B. Earley

A Mountain Speaks

That distant valley
Far below
Was I...as a child
........Eons ago

I've known great happiness
Shared...such strife
As that of the dinosaur
Struggling for life

From a simple existence
I've seen Man grow
In the scheme of evolution
I'll watch......him go

I question......my being
Invariably...I find
.....A mere speck of sand
On......God's beach...of time


Author's note: The poem addresses Mt. Tamalpais, geographically to the immediate north of San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge. (The Mountain is sometimes known as 'The Sleeping ...

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Anniversary

A faith with trust
This pledge to give
In thought and deed
As one shall live...
Vows they made
Those years ago...today

Now they celebrate
Once again
And have this new
Year's day begin...
As then
...Those years ago...today

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