"The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up." - Paul Valery From my primary blog at RCWritesWell.com When I mention dreams, I mean specifically the type that we have for our future. I'm referring to the sort which dictate life goals and ambitions. Of course, you may find these are … Continue reading Dreams


Progress Update

Greetings again! While I said there would be no more posts until the website is finished and functional, old habits are hard to break. To those that are kind enough to visit me every day, I thought at least a quick note was in order. The new website is coming along well and quickly. In … Continue reading Progress Update


"Respect for ourselves guidesĀ our morals, respect for others guides our manners." - Laurence Sterne It's at the core of every civil rights movement and seemingly in short supply at times. Respect is a powerful force - yet it is as delicate as a snowflake in the summer time; there are two sides to it, as … Continue reading Respect


"Genius consists of equal parts of natural aptitude and hard work." - Andre Maurois Typically, I write on topics which are reasonably clear-cut and universally applicable. Aptitude, then, is an oddball. I believe that everyone possesses a certain level of aptitude forĀ something. What, of course, is a matter of considerable self-exploration and life experience. None … Continue reading Aptitude


"Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings." - Samuel Johnson I recently took the opportunity to write on the matter of pride. In my entry, I made my best effort to caution that pride can be an unattractive and deceptive impediment to accomplishment. Writing about confidence, then, may seem like a redundancy. I fear … Continue reading Confidence