On 9 August this year, I watched my daughter perform on live telecast for the National Day Parade. My heart swelled with pride as I watched her, along with hundreds of 13 to 14 years old girls, perform under the auspices of my alma mater, Singapore Chinese Girls’ School. (more…)
Archive for August, 2012
Was pleasantly surprised to hear that 17 real-life stories that I had helped to record had been compiled into a second volume called Miracles Still Happen.
The first volume was called Miracles.
So I was full of anticipation when I collected Miracles Still Happen this afternoon and sat down with a nice cup of tea to re-read the stories.
The accounts are quite sensational and would have been hard to believe if I hadn’t spoken to the people personally. So, without going into the whys and wherefores, I simply chronicled the events as told to me.
If you are curious to know whether miracles still happen and how they happen to other people, this book is available at $15 (excluding postage). Drop me an email if you are interested 🙂
This book is a timely solace because I’d just suffered a blow. I had been rejected from a competition that I was trying for a third year(!). I don’t know what it was about my entries (or myself) that disqualifies me, but I am thinking of giving up on this particular competition 😦 because it’s just too discouraging.