SHORT STORY/FICTION LOVE IS IN THE AIR   By Neel Anil Panicker All summer he was just a kite flyer, one more among several other ten year olds whose psychedelic kites soared the skies. Until one day when the winds of change blew. As his nimble hands expertly manoeuvred the thread, he looked to his … Continue reading neelwrites/loveisintheasir/kite/threelinetales/100wordswednesday/fiction/shortstory/16/02/2018


NO MEETING GROUND By Neel Anil Panicker ‘Remember me? You were my crush three decades ago. Oh no, how will you ever? I mean how the hell will you_Champion Number One, Alfred the Great__ever remember anyone from his long interred past, especially a mere slip of a thirteen year old girl who also was his … Continue reading neelwrites/nomeetingground/fiction/threelinetales/200words/shorttsory/08/02/2018


Three Line Tales, Week 100 (!!!) Hosted by SONYA at NOTHING NEW ABOUT THE NEW YEAR   By Neel Anil Panicker Two dead in late night pub shootout…Drunken revelry ends in six dead…Roof Top party ends in smoke…City erupts in violence. New Year’s newspaper headlines never changed, they only got worse as Inspector Sharma heard his wife … Continue reading neelwrites/nothingnewaboutnewyear/threelinetales/fiction/flash/shortstory/01/01/2018


Welcome to Week  of Three Line Tales. Three Line Tales, Week 99 Hosted by SONYA at LIKE A BIRD   By Neel Anil Panicker Sheela peered out from her 44 floor penthouse bedroom window at the ever darkening purplish hue that the skies above her had taken, the final dying rays of a distant sun bidding goodbye to earthlings from … Continue reading neelwrites/likeabird/ThreeLineTales/fiction/shortstory/145words/27/12/2017


Three Line Tales, Week 96 Hosted by SONYA at DREAM OR NIGHTMARE? By Neel Anil Panicker Liza woke up in a daze, her mind unable to shake off the bizarre visions of a snowy white pony left out in the frosty high hills, its eyes frightened to death and weeping copious tears. It was D-Day, the day when … Continue reading neelwrites/dramornightmare/part28ofADANGEROUSLOVE/novella/fiction/02/12/2017


Welcome to Week 94 of Three Line Tales. Hosted by SONYA at SINKING IN photo by Scott Umstattd via Unsplash   By Neel Anil Panicker I wake up groggy eyed; last night’s indulgences stare down at me, half mocking, half pitying, unspooling in slow motion the debauchery of soiled existences.   The passion soaked proclamations of undying love; the neatly … Continue reading neelwrites/sinkingin/threelinetales/shortstory/flashfiction/17/11/2017


Three Line Tales, Week 92 Hosted by  SONYA at A MILLIONS CRIES IN THE DARK photo by gn dim via Unsplash 3LineTales Neel Anil Panicker There they stood, lighted candles in their hands, alongside a million others of their ilk, all standing up for once and voicing their opinions, speaking out against what they thought and felt was wrong … Continue reading neelwrites/amillioncriesinthedark/threelinetales/fiction/flash/shortstory/169words/03/11/2017


Welcome to Week 89 of Three Line Tales. Three Line Tales, Week 89 NAILING IT photo by Austin Chan via Unsplash By Neel Anil Panicker The lone occupant inside the white Ambassador car that was trailing the unmarked police jeep as it entered the bylanes of Mayapuri Industrial Area was no ordinary man_ seated behind the wheel, his … Continue reading neelwrites/nailingit/ThreeLineTales/fiction/part25ofadangerouslove/13/10/2017


Three Line Tales, Week 88 Hosted by Sonya at A BLANK LIFE By  Neel Anil Panicker photo by Kira auf der Heide via Unsplash Stormy sea waves lash away relentlessly, ferociously shooting forth icy foams from the ocean beds, maniacally riding the crests and troughs, holding in their froth filled gargantuan arms huge arsenals of soot … Continue reading neelwrites/ablanklife/ThreeLineTales/fiction/flash/100words/07/10/2017


Three Line Tales, Week 87 Hosted bySONYA at CRY IN THE DARK, OR A TRAP? photo by Bryan Minear via Unsplash By Neel Anil Panicker ‘Tiger out on the prowl. Want to cage it. Interested? Meet tomorrow night, Fifth Lane, Third Avenue, Mayapuri Industrial Area. 11 sharp. Bye. You know who.’ For the third time in … Continue reading neelwrites/cryinthedarortrap?/part22ofadangerouslove/fiction/novella/133words/30/09/2017