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

One day, a man discovered a magical portal that led to a fantastic world. He was immediately drawn in and explored the realm thoroughly. The inhabitants of this world were kind and welcoming, and he soon made friends with them. He found that he had a special gift that allowed him to communicate with the creatures of this world. He used this ability to help them with their problems and make their lives more enjoyable.