CAVE MAN  By Neel Anil Panicker  ‘Its between the legs.’“A what?”‘Yeah  its between the legs. I can feel her, she’s   under me, around me. I connect with her, she throbs, pulsates, springs to life with every single push and shove, pulling me with her, driving me, allowing me to make deep inroads, explore uncharted territories. … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/fiction/ff/100words/24/08/21


TO CATCH A KILLER (fiction/shortstory/five minute read) By Neel Anil Panicker I DIDN’T KILL MY WIFE-The newspaper headlines screamed the morning after his wife’s death.The morning paper, News of the World (its critics preferred to call it Screws of the World) followed that up by a six column middle spread on the whys and wherefores, … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/fiction/shortstory/1400words/21/08/21


LOOKING AT THE MIRROR ANEW By Neel Anil Panicker Sheena looked at her mother, her beautiful black button eyes burning  with faux pas rage. “How can you tell that to me, Mamma? It’s downright insultful. Hema and the gang would throw a fit if their mothers were to say such a thing to them? From … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/fiction/1000words/15/08/21


I SEE YOU DON’T SEE By Neel Anil Panicker “Why do you like hanging out with me?”,  quieried Veena in her usual girly tone. Ebin allowed a slow smile to crease his handsome visage. The 19 year old student, popular all around for consistently high academic scores, offered his much sought after dimpled smile before  … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/ff/shortstory/100words/13/08/21


ON SLIPPERY GROUND By Neel Anil Panicker Detective Chacko ran a gloved hand over the face and limbs. The body had turned cold. He  noted the young man’s head was pointing skywards. And the eyes…yes, the eyes bulged out. They were ringed with an expression of sheer shock. “This man was killed somewhere else, his … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/ff/shortstory/07/08/21


NOT CLICKING ANYMORE By Neel Anil Panicker The  day she hit forty, Shilpa stopped getting herself clicked. ‘Madam, one picture please. Please madam, just one pose…pleezh…pleezh madam…’ A slip of a smile, a furtive glance at the waiting car, and a dash towards its opened door. Woof! Mary had done the disappearing act yet again. … Continue reading neelwrites/flash/fiction/shortstory/100words/01/08/21


Did That Just Happen! By Neel Anil Panicker Watching on television kids her age frolicking in the snow, throwing around mounds of white balls, Lily would shriek out in rapturous wide eyed joy. ‘Papa snow…papa snow…show me real snow’. Her dad had given up hope, wondering how on earth would be fulfill his six year … Continue reading neelwrites/fiction/shortstory/flash/ff/100words/23/07/21