Dorothy West, American author is “remembered for her sharp, observations of economic, social, class, racial and gender issues within the African-American community, Dorothy West completed her first novel, The Living Is Easy, in 1948. She also started two literary magazines, one with writer Richard Wright titled New Challenge, and published a second novel in 1995, The Wedding, to acclaim,” In 2001 she published The Dorothy West Martha’s Vineyard. Ms. West describes how Delilah W. Pierce played an active part in her summer life on Martha’s Vineyard. They were dear friends and shared many, many memories. Dorothy West’s book is a must read: The Dorothy West Martha’s Vineyard.