Notion Press Malaysia Short Story Contest 2017

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Feelings
Published on 09-02-2017 05:58 PM
It hurts. It hurts so much you know. With everyone and I mean everyone looks down on you. Facing everything alone with nobody to lend a shoulder to cry on. Why, why.. WHY….! Leaving me alone to face the world. Did I make the right decision? What have I done wrong in life? Should I just end it  Read More...
By Stefanie Alison in
Reader Points: 10
Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 136
Views: 53
Reasons Why (Or Lack Thereof)
Published on 09-13-2017 08:25 PM
Let me start off by saying that this is not, in any way, a Creepypasta (one of those fake horror stories that inhabit the internet in hoards of titles and websites). Rather, the premise of this story is quite simple, my tenth grade family vacation. Back in the summer of '06, my parents decided   Read More...
By Amanpreet Kaur in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 137
Views: 12
Shadow
Published on 09-13-2017 04:44 PM
I saw the figure of him approaching the front door, I quickly adjusted my hair and pretended was not looking. I would not want him to catch a glimpse of me staring at him. Then I saw another figure beside him as they make their way past the front door. I was taken aback by a beautiful girl standing   Read More...
By Purani Sevalingam in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 138
Views: 210
Wangyel
Published on 09-13-2017 08:59 AM
Wangyel “Dechen I am really very sorry. I don’t know what else to say. I am mortified. Those nine minutes that you had had to endure was beyond horrible. It was cruel and horrendous. I can only imagine how you might have felt. I am not asking you for forgiveness. I just want you to know  Read More...
By Tenzin Jimba in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 139
Views: 32
The TAP by Nisha Sharma
Published on 09-12-2017 03:49 PM
THE TAP   Jia knew she had to do something, she wasn’t sure what she could do to make her fears known. Her heart pounded like a piling rig, the inaudible sound reaching out to her ears, tearing her conscience apart every time she saw her crying. “I will do it, I will do it&r  Read More...
By Nisha Sharma in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 140
Views: 20
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
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 141
Views: 93
Astrologism
Published on 09-04-2017 04:33 PM
Astrroism This is a hypothetical view of Earth if the popular religion was astrology.   The only people who were discriminated against were the Gemini people. The rest of the people from different astrological signs labeled the Gemini people as two faced and did not trust them at all. One of th  Read More...
By Steve Andrews in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 142
Views: 33
I See You
Published on 09-03-2017 08:23 PM
Hey. I came to see you the other day.You said we will meet each other at last. You said I was the only one who understood how you feel. Do you remember the time we first met?  I stumbled across a forum called RedNote.I saw your name and your cute Sakura anime pic.You were very insightful and yo  Read More...
By Nurdayana binti Mohd Aidi in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 143
Views: 29
Doll
Published on 09-03-2017 06:11 PM
Hayden had gotten the doll in the mail. She didn’t know who it was from, seeing as there was no name on the box and no return address. The doll was beautiful. It stood three feet tall and had long dark brown hair. Its blue eyes looked far too real in her porcelain face. The doll's feature  Read More...
By Muhammad Syamil in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 144
Views: 29
The Ghost from A Rose
Published on 08-23-2017 09:30 PM
Leia sat on the cold surface of the dirty floor of the prison cell where she was locked in by humans. Remembering perfectly how it all happened, she recalled everything from the start. All elves are born with small ears the same as humans, Leia was no exception. By the time it was her day-of-age, he  Read More...
By TextV in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 39000
Rank: 145
Views: 33
The Curse of Bibik Swee Neo
Published on 08-23-2017 09:32 PM
“Good combination,” said Bibik Swee Neo to herself while fastening her navy blue kebaya sulam with her favourite kerongsang rantai given to her by her late parents as a wedding gift in 1960. Her kerongsang rantai which consists of three-linked brooches was extraordinary; it was a balleri  Read More...
By Peter Soh in
Reader Points: 2130
Editor Points: 36000
Rank: 146
Views: 7872
Sasquatch by Raffael Cabir Smith
Published on 09-12-2017 09:39 PM
It was May 27, 1999. Two squatchers by the names of Ava and her (so called) boyfriend, Dennis, go squatching for the Skunk Ape, the famous cousin of Bigfoot… the notorious creature that roams the night, leaving his putrid odour wherever it goes. Easily distinguished from its tall hairy brethr  Read More...
By Charanjit Kaurr in
Reader Points: 1450
Editor Points: 36000
Rank: 147
Views: 7129
Almost
Published on 09-13-2017 11:47 PM
Almost. A word so often used to portray hope and faith. An anticipation of something that is about to occur.   The First   We met the first day of high school, both fresh-faced (acne-filled, even) and wonderstruck by the endless possibilities of what the future held for our young souls. I  Read More...
By Bernice Kok in
Reader Points: 1340
Editor Points: 36000
Rank: 148
Views: 4154
Blood Crumbs
Published on 09-13-2017 11:56 AM
Crumbs the mouse looked into the mirror and shuddered. Though it had been days, thick, flaking blood still matted the fur across half his face, and his ear on that side was gone. Contrasted with his white fur, it looked as though he was wearing half a mask, as if he were a dancer in a masquerade. Ye  Read More...
By Valarie John in
Reader Points: 1260
Editor Points: 36000
Rank: 149
Views: 4141
A Hole in the Universe
Published on 08-27-2017 09:22 PM
16.5.2116 16 years ago today, I was born. My birth took place on the LightOwl; a colony spacecraft on the way to the Sirius star system in the constellation of Canis Major. According to the Time Datapads, the LightOwl departed Earth about 70 years ago, and the estimated time of arrival is in 130 ye  Read More...
By Dorothy Grapes in
Reader Points: 800
Editor Points: 36000
Rank: 150
Views: 2411