Notion Press Malaysia Short Story Contest 2017

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Miss Umbrella
Published on 09-13-2017 10:55 PM
Miss Umbrella by: M. Fadhli M.   Dear future me, I have a prompt for you to think about . . . Who are you? Dear past me, I know you’ll never read this but I’m going to answer your question with a better question. What are you and what has made you the precious thing you ar  Read More...
By Muhammad Fadhli bin Mufti in
Reader Points: 40
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 226
Views: 268
Chasing Summer
Published on 08-31-2017 09:55 PM
I have so much to say, but never yack. I have no bones, but my spines may crack. I have so much places to take you far and wide, and baby, you won’t even have to pack. What on earth is this about? That is the first question that runs through the back of my mind as I scan the red-colored ca  Read More...
By Syah Zahari in
Reader Points: 40
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 227
Views: 322
Playing by The Rules
Published on 09-10-2017 02:25 PM
Standing in the kitchen, my hand shook as I scribbled words onto a piece of paper as fast as I could. My usually neat handwriting was a scrawled mess of alphabets tumbling over each other. My vision blurred from the tears, obscuring my sight altogether. I took a shaky breath as I folded the paper an  Read More...
By Olivia Adelia Matilda in
Reader Points: 30
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 228
Views: 248
Published on 09-08-2017 05:01 PM
                Waves after wave crashing against the sandy land and dampening the ground, turning it soft as the sea water retracts into the mass ocean. Strong winds blew by like the darkening clouds above with thunders clapping—a sign of a storm about   Read More...
By Yasmin Lutfir in
Reader Points: 30
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 229
Views: 145
Published on 09-13-2017 02:49 AM
For as long as I can remember, I was raised in hiding. I know nothing of the light from the sun; living by the light of oil lamps, candles and the moon. We had moved in the darkness, behind whispers and cloaked in hoods, my parents never told me why we had to live this way; the nomadic lifestyle wit  Read More...
By Soon Cai En in
Reader Points: 30
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 230
Views: 150
They Call Me Virgo
Published on 08-28-2017 07:02 PM
 Van Gregory, a 16 year old teenager who goes to Amberville High, he was the school jock. A popular teen who had earned respect and adoration by the school and Amberville alike   It seems today was going to be a bad day for him, 3rd July 2018.   Van walks to the entranc  Read More...
By Iman Syamil Rujhan in
Reader Points: 30
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 231
Views: 198
Published on 08-22-2017 11:05 AM
 “No! Stop!" The boy struggling hardly. He was lay on a wooden table with his hands and legs tied at the edge of the table. "Don’t! Please stop! I'm begging you!" He is screaming but his screams was being ignored.  His tears flowed to the cheek. “No! Let. Me. Go!" Th  Read More...
By Larkspur Canceria in
Reader Points: 30
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 232
Views: 175
Published on 09-12-2017 11:59 PM
  I met him during the orientation for first year students. Back then, I didn’t know a single thing about him besides for one simple fact; I was instantly attracted towards him the moment my eyes first found him. He had an average height like the other boys, yet he had striking featu  Read More...
By Nur Syazwani in
Reader Points: 20
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 233
Views: 126
A Story about Seert
Published on 09-06-2017 06:20 PM
She touched the tiny, thin, piece of green. There were millions of them at least, all connected by a series of wire-like strands. The delicate strands were attached to a solid brown structure. It was breathtaking; she was mesmerized by the intricate detail that covered the solid brown structure, par  Read More...
By Mellaney Goh in
Reader Points: 20
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 234
Views: 99
Its fine
Published on 08-30-2017 10:20 PM
Say,what do you think about life? Is it fun? Is it interesting? Do you enjoy life? Is it worth it every moment of your life? Thats what keep playing in my head over and over again as i sat down alone here just watching the movement of the waves as it crashes over and over again.The sound of the wave  Read More...
By Fariz Syafiq in
Reader Points: 20
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 235
Views: 90
King William
Published on 08-27-2017 07:09 PM
Once upon a time in a small kingdom unknown to the world, lived a King, a Queen and their five children; a prince and four princesses. "They lived happily," said the people because they never knew what really happened behind those humongous gates and tall white walls. The King and Queen sometimes ra  Read More...
By Nik Fateen Syahirah in
Reader Points: 20
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 236
Views: 182
At Sixes and Sevens
Published on 08-27-2017 05:41 PM
One day I woke up suddenly with chills. The room was freezing cold. Everything was still and quiet. Not a sound was to be heard except for the blowing of the winter wind outside and the slight taping of the tree branch outside my room’s window. I got up and put on my black sweater for some war  Read More...
By Nurul Hidayah in
Reader Points: 10
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 237
Views: 145
Life with Aim
Published on 08-24-2017 12:03 AM
Life could be a mystery to everyone. How the people live their life with their beliefs? Life with aim leads us to better and healthier environment. There were a  Read More...
By Agira in
Reader Points: 10
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 238
Views: 93
Cinderella-An Adaptation
Published on 08-21-2017 06:50 PM
Once upon a time, there lived a beautiful girl named Cinderella. This is how her story began. “Isn’t our daughter lovely?” said her father. They were in the garden watching Cinderella playing. Her mother smiled affectionately. Despite her graceful smile, her face was as pale as a g  Read More...
By Farah Humaira in
Reader Points: 10
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 239
Views: 114
The Unknown Journey
Published on 09-13-2017 10:36 PM
The Unknown Journey I’m late by 10 minutes! Why is it so difficult for me to wake up when the alarm goes off? I cursed myself while driving thru the traffic that seems endless like an army of ants marching to work. I was determined not to be late for work as it will decide my future in the org  Read More...
By Puvaneswary Krishnan in
Reader Points: 0
Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 240
Views: 50