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

Thomas had always been fascinated by portals. He had seen them in movies and on TV, and always wanted to find one himself. One day, while out walking, he stumbled upon a strange portal. It was unlike any he had seen before. As he stepped through, he felt a sense of excitement and adventure. Suddenly, he was transported to a different world.

He exploration the new world for hours, discovering new creatures and marveling at the stunning scenery. As he was about to head back home, he noticed a strange light emanating from the portal. Without thinking, he stepped through again.

This time, he found himself in a different part of the same world. He was quickly discovered by a group of hostile creatures, but he fought back valiantly. In the end, he managed to survive and even rescued a young girl who had been captured by the creatures.

He journeyed back home, feeling like a true explorer. He had found not one, but two portals, and he was determined to find more.