Notion Press Malaysia Short Story Contest 2017


How Music Have Changed My Life
Published on 08-25-2017 11:27 PM
In my life, there are quite a few things that have changed my life. These things are very meaningful to me and teach me valuable lessons to be a better person in the society. However, I am going to emphasise on one of the things that influenced me the most in my life, music.   I have started to  Read More...
By Brian Soon in
Reader Points: 140
Editor Points: 24000
Rank: 350
Views: 558
The Common Sense of Eid
Published on 08-25-2017 09:19 PM
MARIA If I could cast a spell that would turn my best friend, Zachary, into any other species on earth, I would make him into a piranha. He ate like one. He could gobble up food meant for three – in three minutes – and then demanded for more. He had told me with his usual self-deprecatin  Read More...
By Nor Afiza Binti Azmee in
Reader Points: 120
Editor Points: 42000
Rank: 91
Views: 523
Laila Story
Published on 08-25-2017 03:57 PM
Chapter 1 Laila’s Wait            The evening sun was setting far yonder where the dark blue sea met the end horizon of the visible world.          In her little tatched-roof house by the sea Mak Laila lay dy  Read More...
By Mohd Amirrul Bin Mohd Rosli in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 45000
Rank: 68
Views: 73
Sampan Date
Published on 08-25-2017 03:26 PM
Hari ini ialah hari yang setelah sekian lama aku impikan untuk menjadi realiti. Mimpi yang diimpikan oleh setiap wanita di luar sana. Angan-angan setiap manusia di muka bumi ini. Siapa yang tidak akan gembira apabila crush yang kau tunggu dan suka selama ini, suka juga terhadap kau?  Hari di ma  Read More...
By Nur Syafiqah in
Reader Points: 10
Editor Points: 0
Rank: 387
Views: 72
The One from His Kind
Published on 08-25-2017 01:32 PM
The hot air of the beach hit straight to my face, while my body is dehydrated by the sea’s salt. The full moon is light’s supply and I try to bear with the white sand. Probably two or three hours before something happened to me. A candle light dinner is probably the simplest idea you wou  Read More...
By Herinza Syadza in
Reader Points: 80
Editor Points: 45000
Rank: 56
Views: 318
Lagenda Perwira Keris
Published on 08-25-2017 10:25 AM
“Patik junjung perintah tuanku.” Hang Tuah, Sang Setia, Tun Mamat tunduk menghadap Sultan Mahmud Shah, dengan dua tangan rapat bersila depan dahi mereka. Sultan Mahmud kelihatan seperti di pertengahan usia bersila di atas permaidani emas, di atas lantai yang lebih tinggi daripada lantai   Read More...
By Kenneth Tan in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 0
Rank: 405
Views: 63
Much ado about nothing
Published on 08-25-2017 09:46 AM
As i am sitting here, i ponder on realities of life. What would you do if you are resigned to 10 years of sitting. No big hardship to sit. It is not an exercise in hardship at all. Come on, how difficult can that be! I dare you. Can you sit for two hours on a decent chair. Backs straight mind you. I  Read More...
By Thavamalar a/p Candasamy in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 27000
Rank: 342
Views: 43
Published on 08-25-2017 09:21 AM
I hate chai. Chai is an Indian staple beverage. It is tea leaves boiled in water then sugar and milk is added to the dark brown liquid and stirred vigorously in small glasses fit for a child. An average chai drinker in India would consume at least ten glasses of chai every day, night and during all   Read More...
By Primila Ganash in
Reader Points: 120
Editor Points: 36000
Rank: 164
Views: 516
The Three of Us
Published on 08-25-2017 12:35 AM
    "Let's find a day to go hiking." Kesha asked.      "How about Sunday?" I suggested.      "I'm okay with it." Kesha agreed.      "Who's on?" I asked.      "Me." Kesha was very excited.      "John,are you going?"   Read More...
Reader Points: 10
Editor Points: 24000
Rank: 361
Views: 80
Gentleman Monster
Published on 08-25-2017 12:01 AM
THE other day, I went clubbing with my friends. The club was wild as there was an event for someone’s birthday. I was enjoying the music at the bar because I would not dance as it is not my thing. The bartender, Julian was nice as he kept me entertained with his stories. Luckily the bar was no  Read More...
By Eiyka Fezz in
Reader Points: 320
Editor Points: 27000
Rank: 301
Views: 1120
Chaos of Cinderella
Published on 08-24-2017 11:58 PM
Once, there was a wooden house on top of the hill surrounded by pine trees, wild flowers and cowsheds. Magically, a little tiny glittery star falls from the sky. It landed right on a rose plant in front of the wooden house. The star changed into a fairy godmother. Interestingly, there is anothe  Read More...
By Poopathi in
Reader Points: 1100
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 249
Views: 3029
Precious Memories
Published on 08-24-2017 11:30 PM
Cereals? Bread with peanut butter? Porridge? Milo? Hmmm,what have I eaten this morning? My thoughs are so blurry that I could not even figure it out myself but nevermind thats not important. I have got other things to do. Dad! Dad! Was that someone calling me? I dont think so, anyway even if it is t  Read More...
By Troy Sim Jun Chen in
Reader Points: 460
Editor Points: 36000
Rank: 156
Views: 1257
here's how it happens.
Published on 08-24-2017 08:24 PM
It starts with something in the air. There is no chill, but you feel it in your bones. At first you go about your life, shrugging off that naggy feeling as one of those days. Then the screaming starts, first they are sporadic, you barely even notice. But it gets more urgent and you realize that some  Read More...
By veyroniqa in
Reader Points: 160
Editor Points: 42000
Rank: 88
Views: 658
Moving On
Published on 08-24-2017 03:32 PM
   A Hong Kong drama was playing on our old television set in the living room where my great grandmother spent most of her days. I recalled how undeniably captivated she was by movies of this sort and how she would complain on and on about the unsatisfactory endings.      &n  Read More...
By Myra Ng in
Reader Points: 12910
Editor Points: 42000
Rank: 8
Views: 35313
The Gentle Sex
Published on 08-24-2017 11:15 AM
The Gentle Sex    (  by Dr Salina Abdullah  ) ( 2,357words )   The word  Gender  visualizes  the Male and Female . But we forget the existence of yet  another  few . They are the Transgender  which again varieties exist in the form of chara  Read More...
By Salina Abdullah in
Reader Points: 190
Editor Points: 27000
Rank: 309
Views: 971