ElshaHawk LoA

ElshaHawk LoA

Joined Ficlatté in September 2014

215 stories, 0 challenges, 13 prompts, 747 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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All Stories

Gypsy Magic

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

Published 3 years 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 3 years ago.

Pure Passive Aggressive (narrative nonfiction)

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

Published 3 years 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 3 years 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 3 years 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 3 years 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 3 years 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 3 years 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 3 years ago.

Don't Speak to Me

You know what? Don't speak to me. I'll only manipulate you and poison you with my words. My hurts fe…

Published 3 years ago.

Control Freak

I watched as you moved into a shotgun house with one bedroom and a yard only big enough for a shed.…

Published 3 years ago.

A White Horse Named Stupid

This is stupid.

It's stupid to get upset, to feel so left out and stood up when you ask me a questi…

Published 3 years ago.

The Best Part

It's the heart; the best part. I saved it for you.

I protected it, made sure it stayed whole and as…

Published 3 years ago.

Empty

The place you used to occupy remains. Whether the light shines upon it or the darkness obscures it, …

Published 3 years ago.

Over (poem- freeverse)

There was a time I dreamed of you

Just a smile and a hug

You sat near me, close

Never will that drea…

Published 3 years 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