Prompt: Write a short story about a man who discovers a magical portal

Brendan had always been fascinated by strange artifacts and ancient lore. So when he stumbled upon a portal hidden in an old abandoned building, he knew he had to explore it.

As soon as he stepped through, he found himself in a strange and wonderful world. He saw towering mountains, a bustling city, and a beautiful forest. It was all so amazing, he didn’t want to leave.

But he knew he had to get back home. Brendan found a magical portal key hidden in the tree bark and used it to return home. He was so happy to have discovered this new place, and he can’t wait to go back and explore it again soon!