neelwrites/100wordwednesday/flashfiction/shortstory/24/01/2019

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BOOKING A NEW CAREER

By Neel Anil Panicker

He’d spend hours in the library, browsing, fingers running down the spines of  large tomes, the pupils of his eyes dilating twice as much at the sight of his heroes___Tolkein, Shakespeare, Austen, Kafka, Proust…and so it went.

His hunger was voracious; it transcended boundaries, geographical or otherwise.

Philosophy, Psychology, Politics, Economics, Science…no genre was No Man’s Land. He prodded on, head bent, eyes affixed, nimble fingers rifling through sepia toned pages, soaking in the wisdom of the ages.

Five years later, the transformation was complete.

Harward was ready to welcome Professor Sam Anthony aka master criminal Samresh Chowdhury.

#neelanilpanicker #flash #fiction #100words #crime #100WW

100 Word Wednesday: Week 106

 

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3 thoughts on “neelwrites/100wordwednesday/flashfiction/shortstory/24/01/2019

  1. I wwas waiting for the crime angle 🙂

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