PHOTO PROMPT © Rochelle Wisoff-Fields WRITTEN FOR FRIDAY FICTIONEERS BY ROCHELLEWISOFF COMEUPPANCE By Neel Anil Panicker The policeman’s eyes turned towards the body, that lay covered in white sheet in the main hall. Around it encircled a crowd of grieving relatives. Barely an hour after the lifeless form had been pulled out from the in … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/fiction/shortstory/fridayfictioneers/15/05/2019


SHE’LL KILL YOU, METAPHORICALLY By Neel Anil Panicker Everybody loves metaphors, don’t we? Yeah, true__the world and its nanny is in love with metaphors. And I am mo exception. In fact I am head over heels in love with metaphors. Ever since I can remember, I have been in love with them, fallen for them … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/realisticfiction/17/02/2020


INDEED, A BEAUTIFUL DAY! By Neel Anil Panicker “I hate television debates. They test my nerves no end”, exclaimed Somnath Pandit, losing his usually calm demeanour. Dr Durgesh, turned around and smiled. It was a slow meaningful curve that said a lot even without saying. Taciturn to the core, the paediatrician had known Somnath since … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/fiction/shortstory/16/02/2020


DAY AFTER  VALENTINE’S  By Neel Anil Panicker Screw you, lover boy’s. As Shahnaz blurted out the sacrilegious words, she felt a change; it was as if a massive weight had lifted off her shoulders, a boulder had been lifted off her chest. An expression of immense relief came over her face. Her breathing calmed, her … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/fiction/shortstory/15/02/2020


MY BRAND NEW VALENTINE By Neel Anil Panicker I can’t carry this any further,” Lisa screamed out as she flung her hands in exasperation. Seated across from her, Ishani lifted her eyes from the book she was reading and replied, “Is that you really Lisa? You of all persons?  And pray, what is it that … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/fiction/shortstory/14/02/2020