James B. Earley

Bronze Star - 2,768 Points (5 April 1934 / Mounds, Il)

James B. Earley Poems

281. Tribute - To The Memory Of....My Uncle....Aaron Lowery 6/23/2015
282. U S National Debt - My Ancestral…point Of View 8/16/2014
283. U S Politics…..Election 2014 - 'Tis All In The Story..Of Senator Mary Landrieu 11/5/2014
284. U S Supreme Count 6/22/2015
285. Ukrainian 'High Noon' 3/6/2014
286. Underhanded Politics….Was The Origin….Of 1/27/2015
287. Until Now! 9/3/2012
288. 'Usarian'.....I Am 2/4/2008
289. Us-Is…before Isis 10/9/2014
290. Veterans Day.....A Socialistic Experience 11/11/2013
291. Viewed From Space We’re Simply One 12/6/2015
292. Virgin Trail 2/10/2008
293. Wastin' Away Again In Obamaville 4/22/2012
294. Weaponry.....And Children - Ain'T Child Abuse 8/29/2014
295. 'Weapons Of Mass Destruction'.......Defined 12/15/2008
296. Welfare's...Deadbeats - The Reality Of.... 8/23/2014
297. What Obama..Long Sought...Served Up On A Platter..Then Some 9/19/2014
298. Whatever Happened To Gowdy's 'select Committee' On Boehner's Benghazi 6/5/2014
299. Why 3/28/2013
300. Why I Choose….To Believe 10/3/2015
301. Why Not.......John Mccain 9/3/2008
302. Why The Crisis Of Isis 9/28/2014
303. Why The 'Regular' Black Man Walks A Difficult Path Getting Elected 6/6/2013
304. Why We Celebrate Columbus Day? 12/15/2009
305. Winery Nights 2/25/2008
306. Wisdom 'sequestration' Might Learn...From 'Insider Trading' 4/27/2013
307. Wondrous Words 8/24/2008
308. Yes....Yes.....My Friend...I Do......Owe You That 2/9/2008
309. Yesterday's Hour 2/25/2008
310. Zimmerman/Martin - Now Facts Get Murky...Once Logic Shunned 7/16/2013
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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Crude Poetry

Pootin'...the prelude
…Then….the dump
Biological necessities
…..Neither trump

Both…important
To body and soul
Functional reality
….A worthy…..role

Of……literal existence
…Where neither….trump
‘Cause pootin' the prelude
…And then….the dump

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