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There's always a light

Sometimes darkness can feel inescapable. It can feel completely unbearable. However, when you fight through it, a light always appears. At first, the light may seem small, dim and useless, but if you embrace the light, you will notice, it doesn’t quite seem so helpless after all. 95 more words


27 Verses About Thankfulness

Seeing as how Thanksgiving is on the 27th this year and just a few days away, I thought I’d compile a list of 27 Bible verses about thankfulness. 1,460 more words


2 Kings 4:1-7

It seems to me the question that cracks the story open is the one you get from this part: “So she went from him and shut the door behind herself and her sons.” 744 more words


The Quiet

Many people question why I regularly visit this place. Sometimes I wonder too. Sometimes I think it must be because it is quiet. I’ve always liked the quiet. 43 more words


the man in the gray-flannel mirror

In a recent dream, I refuse to identify with a man…

As result, I can not give what I have to give.

In the dream… 233 more words



When heart translates to words.
And actions turn to routine.
Mind reflects acceptance.
Caring withers into ashes.

© Duc Nguyen WordsOnEmptyEars, 2014


Silently Sit

As I silently sit, staring into the deep gloomy dark, I notice something glistening. I start to wonder, if this glistening means anything. Is this glistening a symbol of optimism? 134 more words