Lee Swee Lee was my grandfather, and in this next wave of family stories being documented as part of my Family collection, it is fitting that we now reflect on his life.
Memory Verses #1: Introduction : During this summer of 2015, as part of general New Year cleaning, I had the opportunity to dig up some old stuff from my childhood and teenage years. As part of digitizing them and thus preserving them beyond a physical Continue ReadingMemory Verses #1: Introduction
Samaritan’s Purse Discovery Trip #1: Introduction : Back in September 2015, I applied to participate in the Samaritan’s Purse Discovery Trip, along with four friends who collectively we have been serving at Clayton Church and the Operation Christmas Child (OCC) ministry.
Higher Than I #11: Summary : Higher Than I has to-date, been an internally marketed album within the Clayton Church community. The publicity and marketing of the album has been minimal, with word-of-mouth reliance. Whilst the initial launch did not anticipate too many requests for CDs and Continue ReadingHigher Than I #11: Summary
Family Stories #1: Setting the Scene : This is the first article in what will become a major work (not a mini-series!) here at XBOP. The following articles have been written up in the first wave of this work: Setting the Scene (this article) Lee Yew Beng, published 17 Continue ReadingFamily Stories #1: Setting the Scene
Dave & the Plushies : Dave & the Plushies began life in late 2013 as a band of one – local Melbourne singer/song-writer David Hoang. His Plushies are simply a collection of soft toys who help liven the stage whilst Dave brings the entire song, dance and Continue ReadingDave & the Plushies