William Chaplar

Rookie [C.W. Elliot] (August 18,1961 / Trenton, New Jersey)

William Chaplar Poems

1. Because We Can 2/14/2013
2. Be One Of Those That Do 2/14/2013
3. Dad Was A Real Man Too 2/14/2013
4. Hail The Chiefs 2/15/2013
5. Don'T Curse The Darkness 2/15/2013
6. Don'T Play Not To Lose 2/15/2013
7. Elisha Saw! 2/18/2013
8. In Search Of Alexander Pope 2/18/2013
9. Intolerance Won'T Rule 2/18/2013
10. It's Idiomatic 2/18/2013
11. Listen To Mom And Pop 2/18/2013
12. The Best Seller Of Them All 2/20/2013
13. This Thing We Call The Net 2/20/2013
14. Pomp And Circumstance 2/20/2013
15. Discouraging Words 2/21/2013
16. If You Did Your Best... 2/21/2013
17. School Daze 2/23/2013
18. The Very Least Among Them 2/23/2013
19. You Won'T End Up Alone 2/23/2013
20. Where Were You? 2/26/2013
21. Thou Shalt Not Procrastinate 2/26/2013
22. The Lost Child 2/26/2013
23. Bridging The Gap 2/26/2013
24. Be Your Next Success 2/27/2013
25. Dancer 2/27/2013
26. Biblimericks 2/28/2013
27. Do It Then 2/28/2013
28. Honor The Games 2/28/2013
29. I'M Here 2/28/2013
30. January 20,2009 2/28/2013
31. My Brother's Mother 2/28/2013
32. A Dog Lover's Tale 2/28/2013
33. A Woman's Place 2/28/2013
34. Reason For Leaving 2/28/2013
35. Start From The Inside 2/20/2013
36. Real Men Say I Love You 2/21/2013
37. The Place To Be 2/20/2013
38. My Friend's Name Is Nora 2/19/2013
39. Do The Math 2/15/2013
40. Quitters Never Win 2/13/2013
Best Poem of William Chaplar

Civil War Ballad

America, America, sweet land of liberty.
But how could you so easily condone captivity?
Abolition was the call for half the citizenry.
The other half seemed well content with gross iniquity.
We kept a delicate balance between slave states and free,
with neither side prepared to give ground in this rivalry.
In states like Kansas, blood was shed to fight disparity.
And 1850's compromise caused animosity.
A book by Harriet Beecher Stowe stopped ambiguity.
Her anti-slavery message enjoyed popularity.
Five years later, Dred Scott's case was an atrocity,
'cause ...

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Quitters Never Win

One year I had a math teacher who made me want to cry!
I never understood those things she did with 'x' and 'y'!
She told us if we stayed in school, we'd broaden all our minds.
And then she said it's her job to see no child's left behind.
So all the time in algebra, my math teacher would say,
'The only way you're gonna learn is study every day.
And now's the time for all of you, your future to commit.
'Cause quitters never win nor do winners ever quit.'

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