The Curious Adventures of Gordan's Thoughts

Urban City

The low growl of construction The echo of city rhythms The flashing lights on the street The metronome of life’s beat Sirens all around Noises, so loud People scream for no reason Regardless of time or season Boxes… Read More

World Puns

She said she comes from Limerick. I thought she said “I like limericks”. He, however, came from Labrador. I thought he had a labrador. “I want to visit Hungary,” said Hugh. I told them “Hugh is hungry!” My… Read More

I Come From A City Where…

I come from a city where… Kids can make computer games But don’t know how to ride a train Teens can ace quantum physics But have no clue about budget sheets College kids can start revolutions But with… Read More

I’m Not Lost, Just Displaced

When I lack direction They give me religion When I lack discretion They squelch my questions When I challenge regimes They corner me into the mainstream When I seek advice They tell me to sacrifice When I ask… Read More

Protected: Two Lads and A Lady

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Strolls Part II

(Trying out a new style)   Buildings, buildings, all around Clank, honk, traffic sounds. Bamboo scaffolding, held up by zip-ties Prolonging a moment in a realm where time flies. Preoccupied by a gentle grip, Glimmering glimpses of “sweet… Read More

In Light of Lightning

In light of lightning With positive on the rise Negative always falling From afar, The charge. The polarities , the gate-ways The realities The weight- -ed truths of futures untold As time unravels at the speed of light… Read More

Memory, or Dream?

To You: I never did get around to telling you why I was disappointed, did I? I suppose you never stuck around long enough to realize I actually am capable of emotions. At least, I seem to have… Read More

Work of Art

I have an eye for words and an ear for music I see colours of the rainbow but not shadows on the streets An artist, I am not, but a creator, that I am Yet you, my dear,… Read More