Category Archive: Personal Development

Synchronicity

Permalink to Synchronicity By Jonathan | Published October 15, 2010

It has been some time since I have felt inclined to do any writing. It is not that I have not had inspiration, or been lacking in things to write about, it’s just that I have been too busy doing […]

Truth And Authenticity

Permalink to Truth And Authenticity By Jonathan | Published August 14, 2010

A few days ago I posted the shortest blog post ever posted on In the Limelight. In that post I stated very simply that this blog is inauthentic. Or more correctly, in the past it has been inauthentic. I promised […]

The Road Not Taken

Permalink to The Road Not Taken By Jonathan | Published June 26, 2010

This past Thursday I made a trip to Vancouver Island to assist my mom in moving some of my Grandpa’s furniture to her home here on the mainland. My grandpa passed away nearly three years ago now, which is very […]

Ten Simple Ways To Be Inspired Today

Permalink to Ten Simple Ways To Be Inspired Today By Jonathan | Published May 26, 2010

We all get caught up in our day-to-day lives. Life is busy, even when you’re having fun. Sometimes we can become overwhelmed by the day-to-day stuff and forget to be inspired. Before we know it, we start to feel a […]

The Danger of Being Comfortable

Permalink to The Danger of Being Comfortable By Jonathan | Published May 3, 2010

Many people reach a stage in life where they say, “I just want to be comfortable”. But what is comfort, exactly? The dictionary defines it as a state of well-being or ease. And it is that. But is comfort the […]

Procrastination Is A Waste Of Time

Permalink to Procrastination Is A Waste Of Time By Jonathan | Published April 17, 2010

Procrastination is a waste of time. Duh. It also happens to be our natural human tendency. We are pre-programmed to follow the path of least resistance. In the simplest of terms, it is easier to not do something than it […]

The Necessity of Now

Permalink to The Necessity of Now By Jonathan | Published April 5, 2010

Eckhart Tolle wrote a very good book called The Power of Now, a book which I had some very mixed feelings on. Actually it is probably more correct to say I have some mixed feelings about its author, but in […]

The Lament of the Dilettante

Permalink to The Lament of the Dilettante By Jonathan | Published April 4, 2010

dilettante (plural dilettanti or (rarely) dilettantes) An admirer or lover of the arts A person with a general but superficial interest in any art or a branch of knowledge. (Sometimes derogatory.) Dilettante is one of my favourite words. I like […]