James B. Earley

Silver Star - 4,375 Points [Jim] (5 April 1934 / Mounds, Il)

James B. Earley Poems

41. At Karma's Persistence...'tis Grasping At Straws 8/17/2016
42. Atheism At Christmas 8/23/2013
43. Atheism's Dilemma 12/25/2013
44. Atheism's...'Betrayal'...Come Christmas 12/15/2009
45. Aunt Cecilia....And Uncle Elbert 2/13/2008
46. Auschwitz, Its Memory - Its Kin 3/23/2016
47. Ballad......Of John Mccain 3/15/2010
48. Barack - A Legacy…still.......A Long Way….From Home 1/18/2015
49. Barnum And Bailey's - Intelligent Black Man 12/5/2015
50. Barnum Bailey's 'select Committee' 5/10/2014
51. Beauty And The Beast - The Art Of The Deal 1/21/2016
52. Because Of You...I Rise 2/12/2008
53. Benghazi....And Other Material Facts 8/25/2013
54. Benghazi...Hillary's Political Cross 5/6/2014
55. Bernie Sanders - The Magic Of 9/14/2015
56. Beware Hobgoblins Amongst The Issues.... 2/25/2014
57. Bigotry...Bequeathed - Life's Madding Crowd 2/15/2016
58. Bird Flu – Versus….The Price Of Chicken 8/15/2015
59. Birthday Greetings - Remembered 4/12/2016
60. Black History - A Mere Month…acknowledged 2/2/2015
61. Black Lives….Matter…..As Well 8/30/2015
62. Black Man's Dilemma 2/9/2008
63. Black On Black Murder…..Addressed 12/17/2014
64. Blatant Evil - Evidence Suggests 4/19/2016
65. Book Of Revelations – Courtesy The Donald Trump 7/19/2015
66. Both….The Wrong…shade And Hue 12/2/2015
67. Budding Petals….Confirm The Story 3/14/2016
68. Careful What We Ask For - We've Been There Before 5/27/2016
69. Chameleon's Evening...With The President 10/5/2012
70. Charismatic.....Demagoguery -new- 11/19/2016
71. Chickens All Come A-Roosting - Donald Trump At The Helm 12/19/2015
72. Choices - Election 2012 10/7/2012
73. Choosing To Believe 9/13/2015
74. City Of Vallejo's….Deodar Tree 1/16/2016
75. Common Criminals We Helped To Make 1/9/2016
76. Compassion Matters - Even At Sandy Hook 4/23/2013
77. 'Confused Mind'............Defined 9/15/2008
78. 'Congress' - Comprehensive...Analytical...Interpretation 12/18/2009
79. Congressional 'selective' Committee...Resurrecting Benghazi 5/8/2014
80. Connecticut - America's Loss Of Innocence..Through Lack Of Will 12/15/2012
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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Greed...Of Death

.....Might....life exist
Through sake of chance
......Some odd result
Of happenstance

Or is...what is
...Supposed to be...
Ordained precise
......By destiny
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Must then...we live
..To...simply die
From greed of death
..For want...of why

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