The Curious Adventures of Gordan's Thoughts

The Bull

I’m not here to take the pain To shelter you from the storm again I’m not here to suffer the blame To confront the fire that can’t be tamed No, I’m here on my own accord With an… Read More

After All This Time

Every time I try to write a letter I can find a million ways to better The words I place right on the page Paper and ink, a written stage On which I placate my unrevealed self As… 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

Hello Silence

Hello silence, ye olde friend Once acquainted, we meet again We do not see one another often Not since I left you alone in that coffin Where have you been, you strange mystery You glance, then evade our… Read More

Vengeance of the Souls

Beyond the fire of heartbreak Where anger cannot be slaked When rage does not consume the pain But ignites, burns, fuels the flame Even Death’s kiss, cannot hold sway The offending malefactor, a penance must pay Pay, but… Read More

My World

I exist in whatever world I make One I could create A world from which I need not escape For it expands only to embrace A world where I don’t discriminate Merely give what I will take A… Read More

Balance of Both but Not a Buffet

You enable me to feel What I’ve been afraid of Yet restrict me from doing What I believe keeps me alive I don’t merely mean the blood Pumping through the veins But the vigor that breathes life That… Read More

Mystery

You care about all those in your world The souls of innocent boys and girls But what about those who actually make And build your world in the first place? I’ve wanted to write for days on end… Read More

Reality

They won’t know where you’ve been Nor where you’ve going All they know is… Where you are. ~Anon~ Judge all you want What I say or do For you know nothing of what I’ve gone through Who I’ve… Read More

Six – The Resistance (Excerpt)

I read your silence As resistance– And this somehow surprised me Perhaps you sought out mystery But there was no invitation nor call I waited until the rising sun To summon thee to me But as my eyes… Read More

To Be Free… (Poetic Dialogue)

How free can we be When free is different to you and me To be free of sickness and pain or to be free from knowledge that constrains? Knowledge is freedom Sickness constrains Pain strengthens Love liberates In… Read More

For The Love of Lady Aria

For The Love of Lady Aria by MG For the full version of the collection, click the link at the bottom. “Duties call, and Lady Aria must step up to the throne and rule the Kingdom of Zyne…. Read More