Notion Press Malaysia Short Story Contest 2017

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Regrets
Published on 09-09-2017 03:15 AM
They were close friends for twelve years now. Noah and Kayla had first met at college. They have the same major. At first, they kept on competing with each other’s grades but then gradually became buddies. They would talk about everything on their short but long journey back to their dorm room  Read More...
By Nurhamizah in
Reader Points: 210
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 256
Views: 1097
The Bittersweet
Published on 08-30-2017 07:18 PM
A second class lower degree with a CGPA of 2.425 is nothing to be proud of to most people; why, to some it even means nothing short of embarrassing and is something to be ashamed off. Although I would have loved it if I have had the opportunity to graduate with a higher class and CGPA, the degree I   Read More...
By Yasleh Hani Wati Mat Yassin in
Reader Points: 170
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 257
Views: 614
The Transfer
Published on 08-28-2017 02:41 PM
  "I missed you". The phrase I've been wanting to hear from you. The you that I have always admire. The you who have beautiful straight hair, eyes like the gleaming stars and surprisingly a cute nose that no one has ever seem to notice. "Well no one like this existed anyways as this is all just  Read More...
By Barry Ting in
Reader Points: 170
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 258
Views: 645
The Agent of the Devil
Published on 09-08-2017 11:58 PM
Normally if I were to plan a murder I would not consider this night. Especially when the demonic auras are dancing wildly. Just staring at it caused my brain to melt like ice. Surely the date could be changed? Maybe tomorrow or next week? But, of course, it has to be today. The beauty of the night w  Read More...
By Lawrence Loh Yao Wei in
Reader Points: 150
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 259
Views: 433
Walking on Memories
Published on 08-20-2017 10:10 PM
To the one that loved me and the one I love. Memories, in every individual's life there is an epoch where they will never forget. Be it a good one or bad one, a memory is a memory. Everyone will have something they want to bury the memories or to cherish forever; but sadly those that want to forget   Read More...
By Abigail Lai in
Reader Points: 150
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 260
Views: 459
The Phantom Of New Orleans
Published on 08-30-2017 04:56 PM
 It was 2003 when I started my job as a detective,I was just a young rookie at the age of 19 when i entered the academy.Through daily struggles I worked my way to be at the top of my class.At the end of the academy, I ended up with the best scores among the other worthless recruits.I guess thin  Read More...
By Geraldton Gukang in
Reader Points: 100
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 261
Views: 373
BOTH
Published on 09-12-2017 10:47 PM
DO YOU REALLY KNOW HOW LIFE WORKS? HAVE YOU EVER WONDER, IF YOU HAVE NO FAMILY, FRIENDS, FOOD AND JOB, WHAT WILL YOU DO EVERYDAY? WE WILL GIVE YOU THE ANSWER. CLICK HERE. Nur stared at the title of a website which she believed had popped out of nowhere on her phone screen. She was just tucked in h  Read More...
By Nuha Dini Binti Abd Ghani in
Reader Points: 80
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 262
Views: 211
The girl and the bird
Published on 08-27-2017 03:43 AM
This is a true story that happened to me when I was on my way to have iftar with my friends at a local restaurant outside of our campus. After the yellow van dropped us outside of the gate, we made our way to the restaurant that Lili want us to try, saying that the service is fast, the foods are del  Read More...
By Nur Saiyidatul Hajar binti Zaini in
Reader Points: 80
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 263
Views: 427
The Shed
Published on 09-10-2017 07:32 PM
When I was young and innocent, the shed provided shelter for my friends and I, whenever rains interrupted our outdoor games. It was neither too warm nor too comfortable, with scattered fodder covering the floor and inappropriately arranged rusted tools, but it was sufficient. The sound of rain trick  Read More...
By Sven Medyon in
Reader Points: 60
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 264
Views: 247
The A sip from each cup: Hypocrite and the Backburner
Published on 09-12-2017 05:16 PM
A hypocrite is some one who says one thing and does the other. Someone who says that his or her virtues or believes run in a specific way, but yet acts on the complete opposite. basically, I feign. I deceive. I boast what is not. I am a congregation of many, but neither is what I am.    Th  Read More...
By Uma Devi Sathasivam in
Reader Points: 50
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 265
Views: 240
A Petitioner's Speech
Published on 09-11-2017 03:25 AM
Hi,  I am a lawyer and some years back (and I refuse to tell you how many years exactly it was) I was "called to the bar". Being called to the bar is a ceremony held in a Malaysian court whereby a judge pronounces you, having battled through a number of years of tertiary education to obtain a l  Read More...
By Teh Sue Peng in
Reader Points: 40
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 266
Views: 177
If Only I knew
Published on 09-01-2017 06:17 PM
I would do anything to be with you, right now, so I could hold your hands, look at your face, listen to your voice. Just the thought of your laughter gave me the courage and I walked to the window. Jane, my dearest sister, I missed you so much.   Outside, I recognized a reporter from a news cha  Read More...
By Sim Wan Ting in
Reader Points: 40
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 267
Views: 394
Being Twins
Published on 08-29-2017 06:15 PM
"Give it to me," one of the girls cries out. "No, it's mine," the other one says. "You lost yours. This is mine," comes the retort. "No, the one that's lost is yours. Let go of my Princess," her sister screams. I watch from the bottom of the cupboard as they start to pull at the doll. I have a  Read More...
By Jenny Chan in
Reader Points: 40
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 268
Views: 233
New Phone, Who's This
Published on 09-12-2017 09:06 PM
"Hey there, kiddo." "Hello? New phone, who's this?" "Do you not recognise my voice?" "No, please introduce yourself ... just kidding, I do. But it has been a while. Did you just accidentally butt dial my number?" "No. Why? You don't want to talk to me? We don't have to talk. I was just thinkin  Read More...
By Awad Almurisi in
Reader Points: 30
Editor Points: 30000
Rank: 269
Views: 324
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: 92