The Curious Adventures of Gordan's Thoughts

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