David Kirtley

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I have 322 stories published in 12 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 131665 times and 14 of my stories have been cherry picked.
115 of my 876 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 118 votes

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115 of my comments have received 118 Great Feedback votes

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A heartwarming story! Your

Posted on Tue, 04 Jan 2022

A heartwarming story! Your kindness and care towards the cats is impressive and worthy. Kindness towards animals is, in my opinion, a sign of innate goodness, to be respected! 

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Posted in Priyatelka, Turlough and the House of Cats

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There is a nice feeling to

Posted on Tue, 20 Apr 2021

There is a nice feeling to this poem. It almost makes me wish I had been a bit older in 1970 and could remember it better! But youth can be at any time. All of us experience these moments when we are free, or optimistic, carefree.

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Posted in Before We Kissed Goodnight

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These are good pieces, well

Posted on Tue, 19 Jun 2018

These are good pieces, well written and intelligent visions of the future!

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Posted in UV (Part 3) - Dillon

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Magic Carpet almost seems

Posted on Wed, 21 Sep 2022

Magic Carpet almost seems like a nice change after wardrobes and paintings that swallow you up, and of course flying beds with bedknobs (and broomsticks!), but I am enjoying it as I have always enjoyed stories which involve such things. I am...

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Posted in In the Vale of the Shadow King (Part Two of Six)

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Like you Di Hard I was a bit

Posted on Fri, 23 Sep 2022

Like you Di Hard I was a bit surprised when quite a few people interviewed for their reactions to the budget seemed to measure its success, not by its usefulness as a means of dealing with the country's present problems (in particular the cost of...

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Posted in The State Of The Nation (A New Star Prime Minister Has Arrived!) by Alfred N.Muggins (political and social commentator!)

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I enjoyed your poem Ewan. You

Posted on Mon, 19 Sep 2022

I enjoyed your poem Ewan. You make the comparison between those lost in recent times whose funerals were with limited rites and isolated, and this massive pomp and circumstance, which perhaps makes up for the recent times. You make the point very...

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Posted in Sic Transit Gloriana Nostre

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I have enjoyed reading your

Posted on Sat, 10 Sep 2022

I have enjoyed reading your summary of the day Charles effectively became King. It is a marvellous mixture of the personal and the public transfer of authority, a great record of these days!

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Posted in The Queen. Part Two.

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You express so well what many

Posted on Fri, 09 Sep 2022

You express so well what many of us are feeling, even those who do not consider themselves to be royalists in any sense, according to my reading of facebook comments etc.

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Posted in The Queen.

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A perfect example of what

Posted on Mon, 05 Sep 2022

A perfect example of what happens when the power goes down, in the future! Very imaginative, I enjoyed reading it.

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Posted in THE TRIALS OF AN ANGEL

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As always you have told a

Posted on Sun, 14 Aug 2022

As always you have told a tale which describes normal behaviour well, but leads into a gripping drama of cliffhangers and possibilities, the fear of the unknown and uncertainty!  It reminds me in many ways of your 'Enchantress Of Avalon' story...

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Posted in Charmed (Part Two of Two)

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