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

Kalen was always a skeptic. He grew up in a household where belief in magic was discouraged. But one day, while walking in the woods, Kalen found a mysterious portal. On the other side was a world of magic and adventure. Kalen immediately felt the calling and decided to explore this new world.

Kalen quickly learned that this magical world was in danger. The evil wizard Malorn was trying to enslave the magical creatures and spread his evil throughout the land. Kalen decided to do something about it. He joined forces with the wise wizard Grendel and the valiant knights of the kingdom of Albion to fight Malorn and free the magical creatures.

In the end, Kalen learned that magic is more than just a portal. It is a way of life that can bring happiness and adventure to the heart of anyone who reaches for it.