The Curious Adventures of Gordan's Thoughts

Think About It

He was a trendsetter. He wrote about himself, and they all wrote about him. So he wrote about her, and they all wrote about her. Then he wrote about them, and they all left. None the readier.  … Read More

Life — A Stage

There’s always that stage in life when and where life, itself, is a stage. Darling, do we live life on a stage? Do we parade around the masquerades? Do we perform as if we are there to show… Read More

Lost Love

Perhaps one day we’ll meet again In the sky or in the sea.  And though it was water that washed us away T’was the winds that blew you to me…    I love you, but I couldn’t save… Read More

The Arguments We Forgot to Have

(Creative writing: 2016) “If you’re sick of everyone falling for you, stop being so bloody perfect then,” she’d screamed at me, a sheer projection of inadequacy. *      *     *     *    * I know that feeling, I was young… Read More

Nothing Like You

One day, our paths will cross again One day, our worlds will merge Day after day Readying the way Until the stars emerge From behind the clouds That sheltered you in the crowd You hid from the spotlight… Read More

Meet Me

Don’t swipe left. Just, write. They say. Write, now. Right now. I wrote my heart away Bled the ink onto the pages Turned them until the end cover When there was nothing to discover Except enjoying and experiencing… Read More

I Love Vous: On Polyamory

I thought I could reign it in and unify all of it, write to you, and be able to say, “Yes, it’s you.” It’s always you, isn’t it? And yet…it never is. But the French had it right… Read More

Uttering Utter Confusion

Uttering utter confusion Amazed by a maze Staring at the stairs Sloping down a slope ‘Round the globe Motions, emotions Firing the firer Projections of projects projected projectilely Generations generating generators Theorists theorizing theoretical theories Illusionists eluding the… Read More