Mixed Motivation

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Most surrenders
to the Divine Spirit
must take place,
not on pleasant,
cloudless afternoons
of clear insight,
but rather on rainy,
chilly nights,
along paths of thorny,
mixed motivation.

© 2016 Dennis Ference

5 thoughts on “Mixed Motivation

  1. A powerful poem. This is very true during my cancer fight. My greatest strength came when I was depressed and saw no future. I had to learn to surrender to God because there was nothing else to rely on.

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