James B. Earley

Silver Star - 3,626 Points [Jim] (5 April 1934 / Mounds, Il)

James B. Earley Poems

281. Songs...They Hear.....The Angels Sing 2/7/2008
282. Stolen Moments 2/26/2008
283. Sultry Summer's Evening 2/25/2008
284. Sunday Mornings…..Indiana 3/27/2015
285. Sunday Mornings……..Early 12/7/2014
286. Syrian Charade 9/11/2013
287. Syrian Child Forgotten – Dead On The Beach 11/27/2015
288. Tea Party’s….Watermelon Signs 11/7/2015
289. Ted Cruz…….For President 3/26/2015
290. Ted Nugent's 'Coming Out - Black Power Tour 2013' 2/28/2013
291. Terrorism, By Definition Is Simply A Point Of View 12/31/2012
292. Terrorism...The Unwinnable War 9/27/2014
293. Tethered Destiny - A Common Heart 4/13/2016
294. That Winning Ticket…..My Constant…. 1/10/2016
295. The Atheist..And Me 8/22/2008
296. The Conservative Is But The Liberal - Collectively Engaged.....At Mutual Theft 1/4/2015
297. The Donald….The Victim…..Of His Own….Success 8/29/2015
298. The First Spouse - Bill, Or The Delectable Nude 3/1/2016
299. The Hue Of The Tan Colored Man 9/12/2014
300. The Obama Presidency 3/29/2009
301. The Political Plight Of Bernie Sanders 12/24/2015
302. The Scotus Nomination - A President's Most Significant Power 10/23/2012
303. The World’s Left To Wonder…why Republican Rage 11/12/2015
304. Those Good Ole Days 1/19/2016
305. Three Hundred-Seventeen Million Plus.....'Collective Niggers' 5/16/2014
306. Thus Her Life Story - From Green Valley Road 12/10/2015
307. Today’s....The Only…judgment Day 3/29/2015
308. Tribute - To The Memory Of....My Uncle....Aaron Lowery 6/23/2015
309. Trump's African-American...Support 6/4/2016
310. Tubman's Mission - Born Again 4/23/2016
311. U S National Debt - My Ancestral…point Of View 8/16/2014
312. U S Politics…..Election 2014 - 'Tis All In The Story..Of Senator Mary Landrieu 11/5/2014
313. U S Supreme Count 6/22/2015
314. Ukrainian 'High Noon' 3/6/2014
315. Underhanded Politics….Was The Origin….Of 1/27/2015
316. Unmitigated....Answers 4/20/2016
317. Until Now! 9/3/2012
318. 'Usarian'.....I Am 2/4/2008
319. Us-Is…before Isis 10/9/2014
320. Veterans Day.....A Socialistic Experience 11/11/2013
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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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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