PHOTO PROMPT © J Hardy Carroll WHAT A BEAST By Neel Anil Panicker Like all others, he was ruthless and felt zero remorse when snuffing out his victims’ lives. Plus,  much like them he too had an insatiable hunger for the female body, mutilation of private parts being their despicable trophy act. But quite unlike … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/fiction/ff/100words/28/01/2023


photo by Simon Smith EMBRACING A NEW YOU By Neel Anil Panicker She had always dreamt of this_ covered fron head to toe in thick clothing- fur cap, clear vision goggles, long triple layered jacket, heavily spiked knee high boots et al- and she up in the high mountains, and all around as far as the … Continue reading neelwrites/tlt/flash/fiction/shortstory/27/01/2023


A MESS NEXT DOOR The new neighbours moved in and there is something odd about that family. And I am not talking about the fact that all eleven of them (yes! you heard that correct_eleven inhabitants in total-a man and a woman, and seven children, the youngest, barely a year old and  who for some … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/fiction/shortstory/sss/25/01/2023


LOVE IS NOT A PRACTICAL BEAST By Neel Anil Panicker I feel like divorcing him; always felt so, more so of late; ever since I discovered a red lipstick smudge on his short collar. So, what did I do_ did I confront him, walk upto him and shoved the prohibitive tell tale sly blue shirt … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/fiction/shortstory/25/01/2023


#WRITEPHOTO – Arrowslit CASTLE HUNTING By Neel Anil Panicker Aman peered through the arrow slit.Voila! The castle came into view. Excited to the core, the 16 year old screamed, “Hey guys, coke and see what I have found!”. Mansi and Arun joined in a moment, and craned their necks. Sure enough, they too saw the … Continue reading neelwrites/shortstory/castlehunting/writephoto/22/01/2023


A MAN TO LOVE By Neel Anil Panicker The phone rings and I am at the kitchen, preparing tea. He’s just left. That scumbag of a husband. I am glad the pest is out of the house. His staying stops my life. With him around, every moment is a living hell. I pour tea (black … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/shortstory/500words/amantolove/18/01/2023