Octavio
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Joined 07-21-20, id: 1144391, Profile Updated: 08-20-20
Author has written 17 stories for Romance, General, General, Essay, Supernatural, Life, and Love.

I write poetry, and the occasional short story.

9 times out of 10 it's bittersweet.

Ain't much else to tell.

-Octavio

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Not Today by LunaLynn reviews
A collection of poems that capture the same rise and fall everyone can experience, along with the darker corners of the mind and all the different moments in between.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 41 - Words: 3,897 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 1/12 - Published: 6/27/2020
Shift by CitrusChickadee reviews
A poem on how things can seem less exciting as an adult.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 76 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/11 - Complete
Burden by RottenTangerine reviews
Sometimes, it's hard to improve even when you're aware there's a problem.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 43 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/9 - Complete
Process Of Drowning by Woedin reviews
When one throws caution to the wind and leaps, we're often for good or ill surprised where, and how we land. But I know from experience living it, that its always going to be a journey in your life, you'll never forget.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 204 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/8 - Complete
Silence by RottenTangerine reviews
A poem about a friendship gone stale.
Poetry: Friendship - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 34 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 12/30/2020 - Complete
A Collection of Poems by SnowBear17 reviews
An assemblage of poems about anything I feel like. Can be short or long, rhyming or free verse, anything goes. Often, I prefer to not worry about a rhyme scheme so I won't compromise anything for a rhyme.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,032 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 9/17/2020 - Published: 8/30/2020
Envious of the Mourning by RunawayN9ne reviews
I was jealous that others would lose you too, jealous they would play in the sandbox of my grief.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Angst/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 197 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/27/2020 - Complete
Within by Woedin reviews
A poem of personal introspection, while we're coming into some heavier weather tonight. I post this on the off chance that some of these thoughts may also speak to others as well . I thank you all for the gift of your time, and for any thought offered and shared.
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 190 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/26/2020 - Complete
Ireland by RunawayN9ne reviews
I stand in Ireland but not as an Irish boy. I stand in Ireland but there is a word in front. I am tragic at summaries but please give it a read.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 164 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/26/2020 - Complete
Hello Sunshine by LoverFighterDreamerWriter reviews
Come on in, the water's fine.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 232 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/10/2020 - Complete
Self-Abhorrence by blackcyclamens reviews
Persistent self hate
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 61 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/4/2020 - Complete
The Final Exit by Marimba Buddy reviews
A married couple finds themselves nearly out of gas with no gas station in sight, which brings years of tension to a boiling point. This was written for one of my college writing classes.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Family/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,662 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/3/2020
Under A Sturgeon Moon by Woedin reviews
An unexpected correspondence from a person once very close to me. She wanted to know with all that's been happening of late, if I was okay. Her kind letter birthed an introspection, and awoke some old feelings. Her message also inspired this offering. Strange times indeed my friends, I hope and pray that you all continue to flourish during this trying year, please stay safe.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 287 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/2/2020 - Complete
Ice by Kaylie Night reviews
My skin is covered in a mask of ice / But should I last the night, I'll thaw by day / I take a matchbox out, but then think twice / I'd sooner lose my life than disobey
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 117 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Published: 7/30/2020 - Complete
Pandora's Retribution by PhoenixArisen reviews
It would seem that Pandora's Box is unleashed onto the world for a second time now. REVIEWS ARE RETURNED!
Poetry: Haiku - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 44 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Published: 6/11/2020 - Complete
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Wandering Mind
Are you ever in a meeting, or at school, and find that you can't help but let your mind wander? Can't help but think of what you'd rather be doing, of what would bring you joy right then, or of things you want that you don't have?
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 233 - Published: 1/13 - Complete
Where Does the Wind Go? reviews
I often find myself wondering where the wind goes when it blows by, and likewise wonder if I can follow it's example to escape the scene before me.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 157 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/12 - Complete
Spectre in the Breeze reviews
Sometimes I stand in the winter breeze, looking back on all the times I made a mistake. I try to feel the warmth fade from my fingertips, but it's hard to do that when you're already empty.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 126 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 1/11 - Complete
Untitled 3 reviews
The third of one of my untitled poems. A Poem of how despite ones positive surroundings, the worse seems to be all they can see.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Angst/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 131 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/8 - Complete
Of a Youth Now Misplaced reviews
A poem of the feeling of having wasted ones youth, and wishing that you could go back and do it over again.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Angst/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 220 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 1/7 - Complete
Demons reviews
We all have demons, regrets and pains unknown to any but ourselves. Regrets that continue to haunt and follow us wherever we go. And no one can see them, no one but us.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 153 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 1/3 - Complete
Anthology reviews
A collection of poems I've written over the years, vary in layout and subject. Most are sad or bittersweet.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry - Chapters: 20 - Words: 3,180 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 9/7/2020 - Published: 7/24/2020
In the Night reviews
Policeman Jack Hoffman is working late again, but finds himself overwhelmed by memories of the past.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,430 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/6/2020 - Complete
Lonely Man reviews
A bittersweet poem about the pains of heartbreak and the recovery thereof.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Tragedy/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 156 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/4/2020 - Complete
The Lamp Post
At the end of one Spring Day, I was travelling through the night. And as I went down a darkened way, I was met with a piercing light.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 134 - Published: 9/1/2020 - Complete
Images reviews
A poem of the bitter memories of a past romance that refuses to be forgotten.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 247 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/31/2020 - Complete
Our Seasons
As the Seasons do change and shift, so do our lives and circumstances.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 256 - Published: 8/31/2020 - Complete
Rhyme and Rhythm reviews
A series of rhyming poems I've written over the years.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 856 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 8/29/2020 - Published: 8/20/2020
Walking with Angels reviews
In a world where angels come to Earth, and try to purge it of mankind. Timothy is one of the few lines of defense against them.
Fiction: Supernatural - Rated: T - English - Supernatural - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,436 - Reviews: 1 - Updated: 8/28/2020 - Published: 8/5/2020
Forgiveness
A rather hypocritical essay on forgiving ones mistakes. Even though I give myself every excuse not to forgive my own.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 706 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/4/2020 - Complete
Bitter Reflections reviews
Three friends gather, and end up discussing their lives regrets and pains.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,199 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/3/2020
The Photograph reviews
A bittersweet story of the price and horrors of war.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,171 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/22/2020 - Complete