James B. Earley

Veteran Poet - 1,137 Points (5 April 1934 / Mounds, Il)

James B. Earley Poems

121. Mayacamas Mountains….My Witness 10/10/2014
122. Mega Churches...'Pomp Mobiles'...Elaborate Statues..Ornate Structures - And Other 'Christ-Like' Images 4/11/2013
123. Memoirs.....Of A Cunning Linguist 4/21/2008
124. Memorial Day 2014 5/26/2014
125. Memories...Of Carmel By-The-Sea 8/3/2009
126. Mid-City's Nursery Rhyme 10/1/2014
127. Mitt's Own Millions - A Political Consequence 10/21/2012
128. Moment Of Reckoning 6/27/2014
129. Momma's Odyssey 2/12/2008
130. Moral Conundrum - Syrian/American Dilemma 8/27/2013
131. Mr. Chairman...Put God Under Oath..........Demand He Explain 5/22/2013
132. Mr. Price....The Principal 2/12/2008
133. Muslims…indeed Christians - Specifically Identifying...A Few 1/31/2015
134. My Friend 2/12/2008
135. Napa Valley 2/10/2008
136. Napa Valley College - Roast - Honoring Robert Mondavi 2/9/2015
137. Nature's Ambiguity 6/27/2014
138. N-Ebulous R-Ebellions A-Rticulated 5/18/2013
139. Nevada 2/12/2008
140. N-Evadans R-Ationalizing A-Narchy 4/22/2014
141. Nevada's Anarchy - An American Future....Perhaps 5/12/2014
142. 'Nigger'.......Analytically Defined 10/10/2009
143. Non Believing...The Atheistic Commonality 10/25/2013
144. Notable No-Shows….Of The Paris Demonstration - 11 January 2015 1/13/2015
145. Nursing Home 2/10/2008
146. O.J. Simpson Jury (Murder) 2/13/2008
147. O.J. Simpson Trial (Murder) 4/14/2008
148. Obama...And God, The Brothers Castro - Their Accomplice…..The Vatican's Pope 12/20/2014
149. Obama...The 'single' Political Truth 4/20/2008
150. Obamacare - Its Nemesis...The Christian Right 9/21/2013
151. Obamacare Vs Don'Tcare; Unsympathetic Philosophy Of Christian Right 7/18/2012
152. Obama's…tan……colored Suit 10/5/2014
153. Obscenity Defined 10/29/2012
154. Ode To The Memory Of Maya Angelou 6/8/2014
155. Oh...It Seems....Just Yesterday 11/7/2009
156. Oklahoma City...New York - And Yesterday....Boston 4/16/2013
157. Old Folks' Home 2/5/2008
158. Optometrist 2/22/2008
159. Orgasmic Groans 2/9/2008
160. Oxymoronic..........Dilemma 1/31/2009
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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