hilary west

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I have 221 stories published in 21 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 222633 times and 15 of my stories have been cherry picked.
28 of my 1,000 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 27 votes

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hilary west

I have six novels, three books of short stories and some books for children (The Harriet series of holiday books). My latest book is'Fraudster's Folly', an ebook available from Barnes and Noble, Kobo, BookCountry.com etc. Also AmericaStarBooks has brought out 'The Secret Kingdom', a collection of four tales for children. Barnes and Noble stock all my ebook titles.

My stories

The Bus

The Bus Chortling in my boyish way, I thought someone must surely pay, But there she was, Her bulky fat and scraping shoe, Quite unable, to give her...

Death

Christians say it's heaven or hell, The knelling of the funeral bell. Rational minds say it's nothing at all, The man with the scythe's terrible call...

The Case of the Lusty Lesbians

The Case of the Lusty Lesbians Mr. Ted Picklegass rode his mobility scooter down Elvet Way, where he lived in a small terraced house. It was number...

Why Brexit must not be denied.

Why Brexit must not be denied. Germany has had a plan for world domination since the second world war and before then. Hitler’s Stufenplan or stage...

The Hike

The country roads were wide and winding, A canopy of trees and hegerows fresh with elderflower, Giving off a lovely scent. Then we came to a bluebell...

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28 of my comments have received 27 Great Feedback votes

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Hi Rhiannon,

Posted on Sun, 27 Mar 2016

Hi Rhiannon,

Very apposite offering for Easter, Rhiannon. There may be hope for us all in Christ's resurrection!

Best Wishes, HW  ...

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Posted in Examine the Evidence

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The enchantment goes on,

Posted on Sun, 25 Oct 2020

The enchantment goes on, lovely fay atmosphere, Jenny. Wonderful transmogrification of the ordinary world. Great names too - Ogrok, Bleel and Sprig.

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Posted in Behold The Faerie Realm Part Two

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Very short but very perfect.

Posted on Sat, 23 May 2020

Very short but very perfect. Nature is certainly wonderful, surely an expression of God !

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Posted in Memories of May in North Pembrokeshire

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Hi Rhiannon,

Posted on Sat, 11 Apr 2020

Hi Rhiannon,

Perhaps we all need guidance from God in the face of this evil. As you say everything has changed in such a short space of time,

Hilary        ...

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Posted in Isolation

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Hi Rhiannon,

Posted on Tue, 23 Apr 2019

Hi Rhiannon,

You capture that feeling of space and freedom with the bird getting a magnificent view. I loved the 'octopus limbs' of the branches of the monkey puzzle.

Hilary    ...

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Posted in The Puzzles’ Enigma

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Full to bursting, Rhiannon,

Posted on Sat, 20 Apr 2019

Full to bursting, Rhiannon, you capture that wealth of colour and floriferousness! Very nicely done !!!

Hilary  ...

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Posted in Golden Blast at the Roadside

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Hi Rhiannon,

Posted on Fri, 07 Dec 2018

Hi Rhiannon,

It certainly can be high speed air sweeping past. I liked some of the alliteration in this. It works well !

Hilary    ...

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Posted in Bare beauty

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Hi,

Posted on Fri, 23 Nov 2018

Hi,

This is a lovely poem, Rhiannon. Redolent of a pleasant walk I should think. I have heard many good things about Ross-on-Wye and your poem reinforced these ideas !

Hilary    ...

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Posted in Ross on Wye and Chase Wood 15/11/18

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Sad reflection of how time

Posted on Sat, 03 Nov 2018

Sad reflection of how time passes and the sadness it brings !

Hilary   sad

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Posted in Struggling

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Nicely paced poem about love

Posted on Sun, 28 Oct 2018

Nicely paced poem about love and life. Like Jenny says it had a very tranquillizing effect!

Hilary   ...

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Posted in Sit With Me Quietly

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