The Curious Adventures of Gordan's Thoughts

Reflective Rambles

(This ramble rambles on a little, beware.) So what that I used to be more extroverted and now I’m more introverted? So what that I used to care about the material world and now I care about the… 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

Kindness is Not Weakness

She looked at me with insecurity in her eyes, as if pleading for sympathy. I couldn’t. Much as I tried to muster up a shred of compassion, she had used up the last ounce left in me. Used… 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

Dig Deep

My sense of belonging Comes from deep within Buried beneath layers of rock Unearthed, uprooted, but strong I wasn’t born this way, it wasn’t choice From a young age I had to silence the voices Of deceit, of… Read More

The Battle Continues

Filled with secrets that we keep Surmounting each one as we speak Hiding in the crevices of us Wondering if we’d ever trust enough To reveal to others our vulnerable selves While on the surface many choose to… Read More

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

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

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

Time

To you, I write this because I can articulate with my hands better than the occasional eloquence that springs from these lips of mine. Alas, I shall get straight to what I want to say. You. You entered… Read More

Obsession

“The person who wrote this Permitted me to post it But only on the premise That I keep the name anonymous” Letter To A Lover I’m writing this knowing that you probably won’t read it, and even if… Read More

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