Notion Press Malaysia Short Story Contest 2017

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Published on 09-13-2017 11:21 AM
She woke up with sweats as tears and ghost hands holding her down. Dreams are wicked things, nightmares are just repulsive and she is just tired. The pools of deep blue blankets on her feet was kicked hopelessly onto the floor. She curled herself willing, pleading, that sleeps would take her ba  Read More...
By afifah addnan in
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Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 241
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 Sellbody
Published on 09-04-2017 09:10 PM
‘Ahhh...ahhh…ahhh...ahh…’ is all that can heard here behind these closed doors. Even that, at times, only if one decides to eavesdrop at the door of any of the many service rooms. The brothel’s silence at this hour approaching midnight is possibly matched by a world   Read More...
By Arvind Raj in
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Rank: 243
Views: 64
Earthy Miracles
Published on 09-03-2017 11:21 AM
He had a serious, quiet and heartfelt eye contact with Delia for a moment. The doctor put his hand on her arm and said gently, “You or the baby will survive. Not both. I’m sorry.” With a facial expression full of resentment,  Delia sobbed and pearls of tears rolled down her pa  Read More...
By Mae Cheong in
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Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 244
Views: 96
My Last View of The Lake
Published on 09-01-2017 11:22 PM
My Last View Of The Lake by Zayra Ramos "Kachu" Here  I still. Been running around the same trees for hours. Why he wants to kill me? What have I done to him? Such a hate. Such a need to feel his knife cutting my skin and watch my blood run free. And I can't find a way out of here.  He  Read More...
By Zayra Ramos in
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Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 245
Views: 42
Answer Me
Published on 08-29-2017 09:40 AM
____________________________________________________________ To: Yeollie From: Baconnie Hey, are you upset? Why arent you responding to my texts? Last sent: 11:59 p.m. _________________________________________________________________ Baekhyun hesitated before pressing the send button.   Read More...
By Ng Jo-An in
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Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 246
Views: 83
Secret Love
Published on 08-28-2017 04:47 PM
‘What happened to both of you? How long you guys wanna fight? Forever?’ Max went mad with rage. The rest of the boys just stood dumbfounded; meanwhile, Aubrey and Dylan sat on the couch, crossed arms over chest, and turned their backs on each other. The tensions growing between those two  Read More...
By Norsyafira Yusof in
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Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 247
Views: 90
It is not the only choice you have
Published on 08-27-2017 09:19 PM
I am nineteen years old and will be pursuing my degree in law or in other words, L.L.B (Hons) on 11th of September 2017. As most of you would have known, pursuing my studies in law will be a roller coaster journey will numerous obstacles in line so why did i choose to read law? Do i really want to b  Read More...
By Aryanna in
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Editor Points: 33000
Rank: 248
Views: 59
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: 3034
I am mixed
Published on 08-27-2017 11:02 PM
My name is Ry Lee, I was born in Malaysia on the 16th of July in 2002 and I’m mixed race. So, what are you? The question that can terrorize me beyond terror, instantly put me on the spot – the sudden panic pulsing through my mixed blood containing a jumbled medley of genes. I get this qu  Read More...
By Ry Lee in
Reader Points: 1060
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 250
Views: 4951
All I Have To Do Is Dream
Published on 09-12-2017 10:54 PM
GIRLAwake Almost every night, for as long as I can remember, I’ve dreamed of the same boy. In these dreams, we’re best friends. I tell him about the bully at school who calls me a nerd - he laughs it off, asks me to give her the finger. I’m the one he confides in, cheeks flaming, w  Read More...
By Amelia in
Reader Points: 940
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 251
Views: 4455
Nine Lives
Published on 08-29-2017 01:12 AM
            Living with nine lives may be one of your common beliefs about us. Yesterday and the other days, me and my best friend Brown used to take it as a joke and laughed about how stupid and how petty humans’ mind for creating this kind of myth. What they thi  Read More...
By Nora Natasya in
Reader Points: 500
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 252
Views: 1816
Rainbow after a hurricane
Published on 09-01-2017 04:46 PM
       She blinked. It was a foreign room. A white,blank room. She couldn't remember anything. The room looks foreign to her. The room was freezing cold. She spotted a big,oval mirror at the edge of the room.  She walked to the mirror. She was drawn to its beauty. The wooden  Read More...
By Pavitra Ganesan in
Reader Points: 340
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 253
Views: 1316
The Tea Server
Published on 09-13-2017 11:53 PM
I believe it is accurate to say that Iranians have more tea running through their veins than blood. Perhaps for many it has even replaced water. To take away an Iranian’s tea is like taking away a Malaysian’s belacan (shrimp paste). It is the very essence of their existence and identity.  Read More...
By Mahya Abolmasoomi in
Reader Points: 250
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 254
Views: 823
The Letter
Published on 09-06-2017 08:22 AM
“Promise me—pro—promise me…that you will deliver this to her. The truth must always be known—even after death, it’s the only thing that shines… only thing that shines…shines…” the old man held up his wrinkled hand, doddering on, holdin  Read More...
By Vinton Low in
Reader Points: 220
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 255
Views: 705