neelwrites/murderinthemountain/TTC/TPP/FOWC/crime/flash/storystarter/0709/2018

Written for multiple prompts: FOWC with Fandango — Question https://thehauntedwordsmith.wordpress.com/2018/09/06/three-things-challenge-06-sept-2018/ Thursday photo prompt: Turning #writephoto MURDER IN THE MOUNTAIN (genre/crimefiction) By Neel Anil Panicker There are moments in a man’s life when he starts to hate that which he loves the most. Detective Chacko was up against such a moment. Never in his wildest dreams had wily … Continue reading neelwrites/murderinthemountain/TTC/TPP/FOWC/crime/flash/storystarter/0709/2018

neelwrites/mooningaround/fridayfictioneers/ThreeThingsChallenge/flash/fiction/shortstory/100words/05/09/2018

Friday fictioneers is a weekly challenge set by Rochelle Wisoff Fields to write a 100-word story in response to a photo prompt. You can find other stories here MOONY MEANDERINGS PHOTO PROMPT © Gah Learner By Neel Anil Panicker Brushing aside the netted lace curtains, Roma gazes out of her seventh floor window. From the far horizon the moon … Continue reading neelwrites/mooningaround/fridayfictioneers/ThreeThingsChallenge/flash/fiction/shortstory/100words/05/09/2018

neelwrites/andheriamormurders/ThreeThingsChallenge/InspectorSharmacrimefictionseries/01/09/2018

THE ANDHERIA MOR MURDERS  (genre/crime fiction) By Neel Anil Panicker Inspector Sharma went from one room to the other, all seven of them. Broken glasses,  half empty beer bottles, three packets of condoms, several plates of food, some holding pizza pieces , one full of cherry pie and the bare earth floor splattered with what … Continue reading neelwrites/andheriamormurders/ThreeThingsChallenge/InspectorSharmacrimefictionseries/01/09/2018

neelwrites/gavinsmellie-thedrugstoryofindiacontd/fiction/novella/173words/FFfAW/21/08/2018

GAVIN SMELLIE – A CANADIAN IN KOCHI CENTRAL JAIL By Neel Anil Panicker Gavin Smellie hated his new environs. At 52, with over two decades of a hardcore criminal life behind him he expected a little more respect from the authorities. That evening as he stepped out of his barracks and looked upwards, his eyes … Continue reading neelwrites/gavinsmellie-thedrugstoryofindiacontd/fiction/novella/173words/FFfAW/21/08/2018

neelwrites/poppyland/crime/ThreeThingsChallenge/storystarter/fiction/11/08/2018

POPPY LAND_ THE DRUG STORY OF INDIA (crimefiction/chapter ONE)  By Neel Anil Panicker For good or bad, the place is not connected by air. Getting there is easy though. You either arrive by train or by bus. The former is easy if you were to take the night train to North Bengal or North East. … Continue reading neelwrites/poppyland/crime/ThreeThingsChallenge/storystarter/fiction/11/08/2018

neelwrites/murderbythearabiansea/fiction/crime/ThreeThingsChallenge/SAturdaymix-doubletake/04/08/2018

Inspired by Three Things Challenge, 03 August 2018 https://thehauntedwordsmith.wordpress.com/2018/08/03/three-things-challenge-03-august-2018/ Three Things Challenge: spatula, drama, brownie Saturday Mix – Double Take, 4 August 2018 https://mindlovemiserysmenagerie.wordpress.com/2018/07/28/saturday-mix-lucky-dip-28-july-2018/ This week we are seeing double with ‘Double Take’. The ‘Double Take’ challenge focuses on the use of homophones* to build your writing piece. You have two sets of homophones and you are … Continue reading neelwrites/murderbythearabiansea/fiction/crime/ThreeThingsChallenge/SAturdaymix-doubletake/04/08/2018

neelwrites/ThreeThingsChallenge/flash/shortstory/28/07/2018

Today’s things are: mattress, golf ball, green https://thehauntedwordsmith.wordpress.com/2018/07/27/three-things-challenge-27-july-2018/ Today’s things are: mattress, golf ball, green THE GOLF BALL MURDER CASE  By Neel Anil Panicker “Mr John, you mean to say he held a couple of  golf balls in his hand when you last saw him. What time did you say it was?” This was the second time  Detective Chacko … Continue reading neelwrites/ThreeThingsChallenge/flash/shortstory/28/07/2018

neelwrites/adatewiththelibrary/setascene/inspectorsharmacrimeseries/novella/fiction/10/06/2018

A DATE WITH THE LIBRARY By Neel Anil Panicker Inspector Sharma parked his police car behind a side street abutting Karol Bagh Metro Station and walked the next fifty yards leading into the congested bylanes, careful to keep his head down and appear as nondescript as he could. ‘Mingle, be one with your surroundings’, was … Continue reading neelwrites/adatewiththelibrary/setascene/inspectorsharmacrimeseries/novella/fiction/10/06/2018

neelwrites/somethingeerie/inspectorsharmacrimeseries/fiction/flash/shortstory/03/06/2018

SOMETHING EERIE By Neel Anil Panicker Inspector Sharma took a while to orient himself to the near blinding darkness. Only seconds before he stepped off the torturous 47 degree summer madness that was Udaipur and arrived at the ghostly single room dilapidated mud house located a kilometre and half off the city municipal limits; the … Continue reading neelwrites/somethingeerie/inspectorsharmacrimeseries/fiction/flash/shortstory/03/06/2018

neelwriyes/thisdogbites/sundayphotofiction/flash/shortstory/27/05/2019

THIS DOG BITES By Neel Anil Panicker ‘It’s a miracle she’s alive. They almost broke open her skull. I know it’s police work. But still don’t trouble her much.’ Inspector Vincent Pala of Kozhikode Rural Police Station nodded his head as Dr John Abraham walked out of the third floor ICU room of Mary’s Hospital. … Continue reading neelwriyes/thisdogbites/sundayphotofiction/flash/shortstory/27/05/2019