Notion Press Malaysia Short Story Contest 2017


Published on 09-07-2017 10:30 PM
An Evening It’s the lights. It’s always the lights that get her. Humans are suckers for bright, colourful lights, she knows this. She doesn’t mind not understanding why, but she has wondered about it. As she exits the building, she wonders about it while eyeing a point of light in   Read More...
By Alvin Sri Dar in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 42000
Rank: 106
Views: 94
At The Bottom of The Bucket
Published on 09-07-2017 10:27 PM
"Okay Lia, this is it. We're doing this." Sara glanced warily towards her best friend, their hands clasped tight. She shifted her gaze beneath her feet, down below at the flowing river of Kawarau. "Okay maybe we're not. You jump. I'll just ...cheer you on. That's a long way down." 43 meters, to be e  Read More...
By Aida Shahira in
Reader Points: 160
Editor Points: 42000
Rank: 87
Views: 640
The baby daddy
Published on 09-07-2017 08:13 PM
‘Jeff, could you take care of Mia this weekend?’ ask me through my phone as soon as Jeff picked up ‘Where are you going on this weekend? I thought it’s your day off.’ ‘You’re not going believe this but Jackie took a day off and I have replace her this weeken  Read More...
By nor athira sujino in
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Editor Points: 21000
Rank: 374
Views: 90
Eight; Journey To The Fallen Capital of Airnherm
Published on 09-07-2017 08:05 PM
She was holding back her tears as she cupped her daughter’s cheek, “Sweet dreams my dear.” She waved her hand towards the light crystal and the room dimmed at her command. She put the letter besides her daughter’s pillow. Slowly, she closed the door. The crystals along t  Read More...
By Axleina Maxwell in
Reader Points: 20
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 270
Views: 125
Heart to heart
Published on 09-07-2017 06:12 PM
Heart to heart. A 15-years-old Malaysian girl that want to share her thoughts.  And comes from my heart and hopefully reach to your heart as well.   -  Let me tell you about myself. I love to learn. My passion on learning not just limited to education in school but also in the In  Read More...
By Syazwani in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 36000
Rank: 197
Views: 83
Tribute to a journalist’s test of life
Published on 09-07-2017 04:34 PM
Tribute to a journalist’s test of life This is a personal tribute to my dad who has left world for eternal peace. This is about my memories with him throughout my 19 years with him. A good Journalist, father and most importantly a good friend he was. So here we go, down the memories of lane.   Read More...
By Rutran Santhiran in
Reader Points: 60
Editor Points: 36000
Rank: 173
Views: 233
First Love
Published on 09-07-2017 03:32 PM
Love is the only feeling that can make someone go to moon without any sense. I know love can make anyone fall in the midst of hardness and happiness. But not everyone will end up together with their first love. So if you end up with your first love , it means you have choosed your soul mate. God had  Read More...
By Praveena Nair in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 27000
Rank: 335
Views: 72
The Hero of 2 Plains
Published on 09-07-2017 02:57 PM
On early year of the dark ages in the land unknown and uncivilized came a man who not only change the people in this land but make them renown and forever remembered as heroes. His name was Odomor.      The year 191 Sun Cycle, Adamath the land of philosophers drop to a low point whe  Read More...
By Mustapha Kamal bin Abdul Aziz in
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Rank: 242
Views: 42
The Pirate and The Time Machine
Published on 09-07-2017 01:38 PM
The Pirate and the Time Travel Machine The room is as dark as raven that I could hardly step on the wrong foot. Every step as I walked toward that man over that giant machine, I could hear those clanging tools that left on the floor by him. I could vomit as soon as I stepped in this room; those heav  Read More...
By Tan Liyen in
Reader Points: 20
Editor Points: 27000
Rank: 324
Views: 221
Who is the KILLER?
Published on 09-07-2017 01:49 AM
     Maria was enjoying the sound of birds chirping and she felt chilly breeze swept away her hair which was covering her right eye. "Wow, you woke up early today!". Ina broke the silence in a sarcastic tone. Maria just gave a dead smile and went into the apartment. She saw Maya was p  Read More...
By Rina azman in
Reader Points: 10
Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 134
Views: 78
Published on 09-07-2017 12:18 AM
Please, I beg you. Just leave me alone. That’s all I ask. The streets in this bustling city are crowded with motorbikes, a lot more than where I come from. At the moment, I have other more pressing issues to worry about. Living in fear day by day, for one. How did I end up here? Like everyone  Read More...
By Rowan in
Reader Points: 150
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 213
Views: 449
Depression; My Enemy, My Ally!
Published on 09-07-2017 12:15 AM
I took an English course during my Bachelors’ where I had to make a term paper with proper research, logical explanation and narration. As we were given the freedom of choosing our preferred topic for the paper, I instantly decided to prepare the paper on depression. I have never researched   Read More...
By Tahiya Islam in
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Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 141
Views: 137
Published on 09-06-2017 11:57 PM
The train station wasn’t as crowded as it has always been. Especially on a serene morning, it would have been packed with workers rushing to work, pushing past each other and fighting for the same space. Gladfully, there was only her and a beggar at the platform. With the train ticket printe  Read More...
By Nur Aliadiba in
Reader Points: 120
Editor Points: 48000
Rank: 21
Views: 493
My Little One
Published on 09-06-2017 11:40 PM
It happened one rainy days. I was just about to go to bed when I heard it. A faint cry among the heavy rain. I took a look at the wall clock in my living room. It was already fifteen minutes past one. Cautiously, my eyes wondered around the room, looking for some movement. None was spotted. Releasin  Read More...
By Hanna Wissie Dakiel in
Reader Points: 500
Editor Points: 27000
Rank: 296
Views: 2482
Mystery Behind The Housebreaking Incident
Published on 09-06-2017 11:25 PM
Five months ago, Sarah and Amirah met and became housemates. During the past two weeks of their stay, something bizarre happened which they found weird. As if it was somehow broke in by burglars. However, there were no item missing other than things shattered and their house in a complete mess. Sara  Read More...
By Ammara Ayyash in
Reader Points: 2240
Editor Points: 48000
Rank: 15
Views: 6026