Mixed Motivation


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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