ElshaHawk LoA

ElshaHawk LoA

Joined Ficlatté in September 2014

206 stories, 0 challenges, 13 prompts, 729 comments, and 34 friends

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Ficlets and Ficly survivor, FicMom, and Mistress of Well-Intentioned Indecision and Goddess of Unrequited Love. @ElshaHawk @HawkandYoung

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In Retrospect

In Retrospect

I should have shut my mouth

I should have stopped before

the truth slipped out

In Ret…

Published 7 months ago.

F you

Your moving on, choosing someone who was not me, hurt like a white hot knife to my gut.

At first I…

Published 7 months ago.

Monster

I'm a monster.

Every time I share my real feelings I upset those that I tell them to. They fight, t…

Published 7 months ago.

Heart's Desire

"When will you understand that I love you?" I wrote. "I know it sounds crazy and incomprehensible gi…

Published 7 months ago.

Ice Cream is Love

I don't ever want to stop talking to you.

I have trust issues because I love you.

Love requires tr…

Published 7 months ago.

Lump In My Throat

"Why won't you go to the wedding?" asked the sister of the groom, with an accusatory tone.

"It would…

Published 7 months ago.

Gypsy Magic

"Which couple will brave the journey?" the gypsy matriarch asked her captive audience. She had bespo…

Published 8 months ago.

You Always Get What You Want

"I used to be madly in love with you, but you pushed me hard away."

"No! When did I do that? I never…

Published 8 months ago.

Pure Passive Aggressive (narrative nonfiction)

Parents are experts at passive aggressive behavior. Take my job, for example. I deal with students.

Published 9 months ago.

The Day Before The Vacation

I loaded my bag into the car. My sons gave me hugs as if they'd never see me again. My husband stood…

Published 9 months ago.

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

It had all been a fantasy, a fever dream of sorts, the kind that lasts for a year. I had truly belie…

Published 9 months ago.

Outwitting the Overgrown Cherub

The man was young; curly blonde hair like a grown-up cherub and a lean, powerful body. He exuded con…

Published 9 months ago.

Catching Fish

I stood on the bank and cast my line. A shining green and gold bass took my bait and flashed its sca…

Published 9 months ago.

Locus of Control

Me: "I get it, you need a home base, someone who adores you for who you are, and to feel secure. You…

Published 9 months ago.

Not Distraught This Time

I'm on the outside looking in. I see you inside, laughing, joy written on your face. The door is loc…

Published 9 months ago.

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Abstract
Fantasist
Alexa Reed
HS Wift
textual_phoenix
Abby
Sanglorian
fish
Jae
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A Gypsy Heart
anchorofh0p3
THX0477
wolframdioxide
Storykeeper
Emmyful
GradualUprising
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Tall glass of Kel
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Followers 36

HSAR
Jim Stitzel
August Rode
Brebelles
slapdashmonuments
aslargeasalone
Robert Quick
Abstract
Fantasist
Alexa Reed
HS Wift
textual_phoenix
Abby
fish
Jae
gabrujo
Viatrix
threelittlewords
A Gypsy Heart
anchorofh0p3
THX0477
wolframdioxide
In Nights Arms
Anorak
Storykeeper
rhubarb_j
Emmyful
GradualUprising
Mighty-Joe Young LOA
TheCheshireChris
Tall glass of Kel
PJ Returned
WhiteHat
DeerDairy
CaptainSam
Westchester Furioso