Hi, I'm Ellie, a 23-year-old engineer who likes math, science, and problem-solving, but also reading a five-book series back-to-back in a weekend. And now, writing my own too! I've never thought of myself as a writer, but I've always had stories in my head just begging to be told. Maybe if I write them down, they'll let me have some peace. :)

I joined Wattpad back in 2018 when I wanted to start sharing my writing anonymously online. By the end of 2019, I'd finished my very first novel, won the Wattys, and become a Wattpad Star! In 2020, I started my grad degree while also working full time, so updates can't be as frequent as I'd like. For sporadic updates on how that's going, check my Instagram, where my handle is elle_lawrence

~ Do not use my message board to advertise your story ~
~ If you want me to read & review your story, I will 1000% roast you on your grammar and spelling before I can even think more complex story elements. It's just how my brain works. You've been warned. Don't ask me to review your work unless you can handle brutal honesty~

Requiem for a Soldier ~ YA/NA romance, first full length novel I've ever written, completed, and WON the 2019 Watty Awards (still can't believe this)

Requiem for a Love ~ book 2 in the Requiem series and updates as often as I write enough to publish new chapters :)

|Short Stories|
Escape to the Forbidden Isles ~ fourteen year old me's HTTYD fan fic

Sons of Sparta ~ fifteen year old me's Ancient Greece historical fiction story

Unintended Consequences ~ what started as an entry for a short story contest (didn't win) but became a place to share ways to reduce single-use plastics, be more environmentally friendly, and recycle

|Upcoming, yet Unpublished Drafts|
So many. Too many. Why do I keep making more of them?!

~ Ellie L
  • Washing my hands & social distancing
  • JoinedMay 14, 2018

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ellelawrence ellelawrence Apr 21, 2020 05:53AM
I’ve just updated my author’s note in Love to explain the recent lack of new chapters, address some rumors I’ve seen about Love, and outline my path forward. If you’ve been curious about new updates...
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Stories by Ellie Lawrence
Requiem for a Love (Requiem #2) by ellelawrence
Requiem for a Love (Requiem #2)
*Spoilers for Requiem for a Soldier, the first book in this series* Benjamin Ramirez was sixteen years old wh...
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Requiem for a Soldier (Requiem #1) by ellelawrence
Requiem for a Soldier (Requiem #1)
A disfigured veteran hiding from the world and the young woman who found him. 2019 Watty Award Winner - Roman...
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Escape to the Forbidden Isles by ellelawrence
Escape to the Forbidden Isles
After being banished from their clan by an evil Viking leader, a headstrong girl named Thora and her family...
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