Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

Donald Meikle's Blog

About Donald Meikle
(Show Details...)
Bloggers Photo

Not your usual published author or poet

Former alien

Infancy spent in Liverpool Blitz

Wasted four years in American High School

With the exception of meeting my wife

US Navy vet (no ships just planes)

Mason, Boat designer. Lic. Contractor & Builder

Mailman, Mold builder, Artist, Sculptor (whittler)

Secret novelist (third rewrite 20 years old)

Living in a piece of heaven in Plymouth county

Nine holes in the back (and front) yard

five greens are solid moss

Regrets? No time for them

www.donaldmeikle. wordpress.com

Plans?  Dreams nearing development

Hopes? always


Finally published a poetry book


Blog Posted:6/5/2011 9:51:00 AM
It's titled "Flights o' Fancy"
it's on Lulu.com  Amazon 
http://donaldmeikle.wordpress.com
which is a website I'm opening with it.
Please Login
 
  1. Date: 6/18/2011 10:54:00 AM
    congrats I too am in process of writing a book should be done hopefully in another month keep on writing Don

    Login to Reply
  1. Date: 6/7/2011 10:46:00 AM
    ~CONGRATULATIONS~Way to go my friend. I am so happy for you Donald I will check it out and pick me up a copy soon. Love, Carol

    Login to Reply
  1. Date: 6/5/2011 6:49:00 PM
    Congratulations to you.It's always exciting when one publishes a book.

    Login to Reply
  1. Date: 6/5/2011 4:29:00 PM
    That's quite an achievement Donald and I like the title you chose. Are any of the poems from the book posted here on Poetry Soup? Congratulations!

    Login to Reply
  1. Date: 6/5/2011 1:45:00 PM
    Congratulations on your book published, Donald

    Login to Reply
  1. Date: 6/5/2011 11:34:00 AM
    Congratulations on having your poetry book published, Donald. You must be on cloud nine. Way to go! Hope you have a best seller. Best wishes, Carolyn

    Login to Reply

My Past Blog Posts

 
Finally published a poetry book
Date Posted: 6/5/2011 9:51:00 AM
published
Date Posted: 6/28/2010 8:42:00 AM
frustration cubed
Date Posted: 1/15/2010 12:13:00 PM
To walk on Ireland and taste the eire
Date Posted: 4/2/2009 11:14:00 AM
Following Glen's example
Date Posted: 2/22/2009 10:57:00 AM
Rambling On
Date Posted: 8/27/2008 1:33:00 PM

My Recent Poems

Date PostedPoemTitleFormCategories
7/12/2013 With Free verselife,
7/11/2013 Entrapped Bioconfusion,
7/11/2013 Hi Tilly Free verseeulogy,
7/8/2013 A Summer's Day Blank verseweather,
7/6/2013 More Please Verseinspirational,
4/25/2013 Observations Biolife,
12/27/2012 My New Year's Resolution Blank verseanniversary,
12/26/2012 Xmas Bioholiday,
10/29/2012 Hi Mom Ode life,nature,me,
8/13/2012 Edges Lyriclife,
7/23/2012 Sky Sailor Personificationnature,
3/4/2012 Dreams of peace Acrosticwar,
2/26/2012 Warm Sunday Morn Biolife,fish,
2/20/2012 Who lies here Light Poetrypolitical,children,childr
1/8/2012 memories and moments Blank versenature,
1/1/2012 Brought to mind Enclosed Rhymefriendship,
12/26/2011 Taking Time Prose Poetrylife,
12/4/2011 Penning Poetic Blank verseangst,
11/26/2011 Sometimes Dramatic monologuehappiness,me,me,
10/23/2011 Adrift Rhymelife,
10/9/2011 Timing Rhymenature,
7/24/2011 Good Evenin' Light Poetryfamilytime,wine,
6/22/2011 Tilly Light Poetrycowboy-western
6/20/2011 Liverpool Poetrysoup Imagismfood
6/20/2011 Castles and Clouds Enclosed Rhymeon work and working
6/13/2011 Barbara Biolove
6/13/2011 A Good Buzz Iambic Pentameterhappiness,nature,
4/29/2011 Elven Musing Lyricartlost,lost,
4/7/2011 Unwrapped Claymore Balladlife
4/4/2011 Political Poetry Solutions are usually all wet Burlesqueconfusiontime,me,time,
4/3/2011 Wet Cheeks Enclosed Rhymeintrospection
8/12/2010 another sunny Monday morn Dramatic monologuechildhoodday,sun,
7/11/2010 Published Narrativefunny
4/7/2010 Winter Left Bionature
4/7/2010 Green Coloured Glasses Dramatic monologueconfusion
3/12/2010 Writer's block Go Fly a Kite Burlesque 
3/8/2010 The Whittler Biocowboy-westernchange,
3/8/2010 later to be late again Imagismlifewords,
3/7/2010 Presto Blank versehope
11/21/2009 Waxing Political Waning Rhymefor children
11/21/2009 it is to dance Free verseimaginationdance,light,da
11/11/2009 A Note Rhymework,words,time,
11/5/2009 Yes You! Free verseconfusionday,children,day
11/2/2009 Text Sketching Free verseart
7/30/2009 Astride Rhymecowboy-western
7/28/2009 Spidery Time Biointrospectionday,
5/25/2009 Summer (cameo) I do not know? 
5/25/2009 Entwined Imagismwife
5/9/2009 Preparation Dramatic monologuechildhood
4/20/2009 Seen God Lately? Biohistorywar,earth,war,
4/19/2009 Pure poetry consumed slowly Epulaeryufood
4/12/2009 Shivers Light Poetryangst
4/12/2009 As Winter Slips Away Balladnature
4/7/2009 wander me Imagismhopeme,me,
4/4/2009 garlic I do not know?food
2/23/2009 Twirly Biohistoryold,old,
2/23/2009 Daily dally Free versehopeprayer,
2/22/2009 Capitalizing on Capitalism Free versehistorymoney,
2/17/2009 wordplay Enclosed Rhymemusic,on writing and word
2/16/2009 Spring Dreaming Free versenature
2/16/2009 Poetic Justice (Duty Calls) Epitaphhistoryfreedom,
2/12/2009 Pigeon Soup Blank verseon work and working
2/12/2009 Irish Poetry Biopeople
2/10/2009 Obama Swirled Lyricfantasy
2/9/2009 Pure Poetry Cowboyart
2/9/2009 Two Tools Blank versework
2/9/2009 Rhyming Through a South Side Window Rhymenature
2/8/2009 Density Free verseintrospection
2/7/2009 Where in Heck is Willie Nelson Lyricfriendshiphope,
2/7/2009 solisticity Bioartlight,light,
2/5/2009 Who Epitaphconfusion
1/25/2009 posterity posted Iambic Pentameterhistorywords,
1/12/2009 Recipe for re creation Biohappiness
1/4/2009 Ebbtide Dramatic monologuedaughtergod,god,
1/1/2009 New Year's Day Bionature
12/31/2008 Well Supplied Dramatic monologueepic
12/31/2008 Movements Bioartme,write,me,write,
12/27/2008 Paw Play Free verseon work and working
12/10/2008 Huh? Light Poetrydeath
12/7/2008 The Nature of it I do not know?nature
12/7/2008 La Dame et Mobile Lyricmusicwords,
11/30/2008 Returning Turns Light Poetryhistory
11/30/2008 Warming up Light Poetryintrospection
11/25/2008 Held back words Narrativeliferain,rain,
11/25/2008 Chillin" Narrativethank you
11/23/2008 emprovise Rhymeinspirationalworld,poets,
11/17/2008 Waving Time Enclosed Rhymeintrospection
11/16/2008 Moon Harvest Light Poetryhistorymoon,
11/16/2008 Brisk Narrativenaturethanksgiving,
11/13/2008 Bottom's Up from Here Versecowboy-western
11/11/2008 Now and Then Free versefriendship
11/11/2008 A voice in the mist Dramatic monologuepeople
11/11/2008 Born To Fly or Surfing Leaf Dramatic Verse (Verse Drama)nature
11/9/2008 The Fall of Man Enclosed Rhymefoodday,joy,life,me,
11/9/2008 Motive Enclosed Rhymehope
11/4/2008 what goes around Iambic Pentameterpoliticaltime,
11/2/2008 At a Country Club Cowboyhistory
11/2/2008 Re Running Light Poetrynostalgia
10/29/2008 Help Epitaphon writing and words
10/28/2008 The Pursuit of Happiness Verseconfusion

My Photos


premium_member_ad.jpg

Fav Poems

No Fav Poems Selected

Fav Poets

PoetCountry 
Glen Enloe United States Flag United States Read
Deborah Simpson United States Flag United States Read
Merv Webster Australia Flag Australia Read
Johnette Loefgren United States Flag United States Read
Tatyana Carney United States Flag United States Read
J.P. Bristow Canada Flag Canada Read
William Ward United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom Read
Elaine George Canada Flag Canada Read
Jill Martin United States Flag United States Read
christopher higgins Jamaica Flag Jamaica Read