ElshaHawk LoA

ElshaHawk LoA

Joined Ficlatté in September 2014

209 stories, 0 challenges, 13 prompts, 738 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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Surprise Slideshow

At the end of our speech we took questions.

"Why aren't you two a couple?"

"Have you slept together?…

Published 4 hours ago.

Cost of Friendship

She cried silently on the video chat, tears running down, sniffles, and gasps for air. "I... n..know…

Published 4 hours ago.

Never Quit, Just Changed Format

It had been fourteen days five months and one year since her last Ficlatté. She'd nearly forgotten h…

Published 10 hours ago.

In Retrospect

In Retrospect

I should have shut my mouth

I should have stopped before

the truth slipped out

In Ret…

Published 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago.

Heart's Desire

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

Published 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago.

Gypsy Magic

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

Published 1 year 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 1 year ago.

Pure Passive Aggressive (narrative nonfiction)

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

Published 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago.

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Friends 34

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HSAR
Jim Stitzel
August Rode
Brebelles
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aslargeasalone
Escapist
Robert Quick
Abstract
Fantasist
Alexa Reed
HS Wift
textual_phoenix
Abby
Sanglorian
fish
Jae
nuclearsubmarine
gabrujo
A Gypsy Heart
anchorofh0p3
THX0477
wolframdioxide
Storykeeper
Emmyful
GradualUprising
Mighty-Joe Young LOA
TheCheshireChris
Tall glass of Kel
PJ Returned
AdventuresAndSearches
CaptainSam

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