terry ward http://ripr.org en This I Believe Rhode Island: Seasons http://ripr.org/post/i-believe-rhode-island-seasons <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); display: inline !important; float: none;">No doubt you have noticed how our lives ebb and flow, much like the seasons. &nbsp;Both literally and figuratively we get to experience the wonder of stunningly beautiful spring days and the bitter assault delivered by the occasional winter blizzard. &nbsp;Such is life. &nbsp;Indeed, seasons seem to be able to teach us so much about coping with life's inevitable ups and downs, including its bittersweet moments. &nbsp;Consider the quote penned by the French Nobel existentialist Albert Camus: “In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer." &nbsp;These are the sentiments echoed by Terry Ward.</span></p><p><br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;"><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); display: inline !important; float: none;">For the last 20 years Terry Ward has enjoyed working as a college counseling director, currently at the Providence Country Day School. He is also a religious studies teacher and loves music of all kinds. &nbsp;Ward has sung with the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s Tanglewood Festival Chorus for 22 years.</span></p><p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 21:50:00 +0000 Terry Ward 15970 at http://ripr.org