hilary west

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I have 245 stories published in 21 collections on the site.
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hilary west

I have been writing for over 25 years and some of my work is on here. In my time I have written novels, short stories, poetry, plays and assorted ephemera. I hope you enjoy your time discovering my site.

My stories

Fuming into his Great Organ

All that heavy Brahmsian stuff. Does'nt it get you goin'.


Jezebel does not change !


The spoils of redemption ?

Whatever happened to Woolies ?

Woolies has gone forever. This poem is a kind of lament, though written before we knew the terrible fate of its giant empire.

The Butterfly and the Crow

A sinister crow, flying low Seemed quite fat and content. A butterfly on air, seemed quite debonair, But a malcontent in truth. A coat of black was deathly stark