The Curious Adventures of Gordan's Thoughts

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

The Black Hole (Part III)

After years of exploring the Black Hole, I returned to humanity. I tried to speak of this experience with humans, but not everyone was as open-minded. Of course, there were some who took an interest and enjoyed hearing… Read More

The Black Hole (Part I)

It’s hard to just “be you” When you have an above average IQ And an array of unexplored worldviews. MG We all have thoughts, we just think about different things. We all have ideas, we just want to… Read More

Protected: Two Lads and A Lady

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From Kings to Paupers

A king’s crumb The pauper’s pearl ~MG~ Kings, they sit amongst each other, feasting on rum and wine. They eat and drink, mock laymen and slash servants for fun. The kings awake the next morning with bitter hangovers,… Read More

Try Something New

“Try something new,” she had said, responding to the unspoken yearning I’d been having for adventure. What’s new? I had wondered, constricted by the limitations of my imagination. And bank account. Try something new… I’d been pondering for… Read More

Don’t Look Away

(Creative writing: May 2009 – when it all began) Perhaps there was nothing wrong with her to begin with, and she was just as normal as everyone else. But maybe it was her honesty that landed her where… Read More

Him

“You could have anything you want, you just need to take the first step out of the front door,” he had said to me, a long time ago. I never understood what this meant, but there he watched,… Read More

It’s Good to Be Back

(Disclaimer: If this post causes emotional discomfort, please confront your demons by heeding wise advice.) I was spontaneous yesterday. Now, for those of you who know me — it really does depend which era of me you know,… Read More

Friend and Foe

Friend and Foe There he glazed through the rainy city streets, carefully dodging puddles while avoiding bumping into crowds. He manoeuvred his body carefully, at times shuffling his shoulders to make room for him to pass. It was… Read More