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

Paul had always been interested in the paranormal, and he was always on the lookout for any strange occurrences that might warrant a little investigating. One evening, as he was walking down the street, he saw a strange portal in the ground. Curiosity got the best of him, and he decided to venture inside. Once he was inside, he found himself in a strange world dominated by magical creatures. Paul was amazed by the beauty of the view and the surreal feeling of being in this other realm. It was like he had been transported to a completely different world.