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Hosted by the ever reliable, ever resourceful Reena at https://reinventionsreena.wordpress.com/2017/10/27/reenas-exploration-challenge-week-10/   REBELS WITHOUT CAUSES By Neel Anil Panicker The other day while on my regular walk around the park I happened to bump into a septuagenarian, an ex-Armyman, one who I am privileged to occasionally chat with. As I sat down beside him in the corner … Continue reading neelwrites/

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Hosted by the ever dependable Reena at https://reinventionsreena.wordpress.com/2017/10/20/reenas-exploration-challenge-week-9/ TRUST MUST NEVER BITE THE DUST By Neel Anil Panicker “No Mr Krishna, that’s not enough. You need to do more. Much more than what you have done?” The Director of ‘Coaching First’ scratched his bald head, looked across the table at the girl sitting opposite to … Continue reading neelwrites/trustmustneverbitedust/reena’sexplorationchallengeweek#09/fiction/shortstory/Catology/25/10/2017

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Written for https://reinventionsreena.wordpress.com/2017/10/13/reenas-exploration-challenge-week-8/ PAIN, TRUTH’S PESKY COUSIN, SETS YOU FREE By Neel Anil Panicker Pin drop silence prevailed; all eyes hooked onto the dashing young man at the front, all ears latching onto every single word that was being uttered. Rachel, sitting in the front rows, closed her eyes and wandered into dreamland. “It’s all in … Continue reading neelwrites/pain,truth’speskycousin/reena’sexplorationchallenge#08/shortstory/fiction/1642words/20/10/2017

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Take any one belief of yours that has ruled your life, and examine it from the following aspects.   1 Is it true? 2 Can you absolutely know that it’s true? 3 How do you react, what happens, when you believe that thought? 4 Who would you be without that thought? SERVICE BEFORE SELF By Neel … Continue reading neelwrites/servicebeforeself/fiction/shortstory/reena’sexplorationchallengeweek7/10/10/2017

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Hosted by the enterprising and ever helpful Reena at https://reinventionsreena.wordpress.com/2017/09/29/reenas-exploration-challenge-week-5-2/ What is it that makes you feel powerful? What is that strength which makes your time on this planet worthwhile? FLY ME HIGH UP THE SKY By Neel Anil Panicker MONDAY, 12 NOON, FACULTY ROOM ‘Dammit, I have another class after this. Hate teaching a … Continue reading neelwrites/flymehigh/reena’sexplorationchallenge#week6#1884words/10/05/2017

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LOOKING BEYOND THE NUMBERS By Neel Anil Panicker TOTAL NUMBER OF QUESTIONS :      34 RIGHT      :                                                   6 WRONG   :             … Continue reading neelwrites/lookingbeyondthenumbers/reena’sexplorationchallengeweek5/fiction/catology/shortstory/1627words/28/09/2017

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Hosted by the super talented Reena at https://reinventionsreena.wordpress.com/2017/09/22/reenas-exploration-challenge-week-5/ LOOKING BEYOND THE NUMBERS By Neel Anil Panicker TOTAL NUMBER OF QUESTIONS :      34 RIGHT      :                                                   6 WRONG   … Continue reading neelwrites/

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Hosted by the ever gracious Reena at https://reinventionsreena.wordpress.com/2017/09/15/reenas-exploration-challenge-week-4/ FIRST DAY, FIRST SHOW BLUES   (SHORT STORY) (GENRE:FICTION) By Neel Anil Panicker First Day, First Class, First Hour: Twentyone-year-old Kishore Prasad Mahto wished the Earth below his feet would give way and he be sucked deep into its recesses. He looked what he was: A person … Continue reading neelwrites/firstdayfirstshow/#03shortstory/reena’schallenge/fiction/1576words/catfiles/19/09/2017

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Hosted by the wonderful Reena at https://reinventionsreena.wordpress.com/2017/09/08/reenas-exploration-challenge-week-3/ LIFE IS WHAT YOU MAKE OF IT By Neel Anil Panicker Remember students, you need a fantabulous vocabulary… eschew, virago, déjà vu, venal, rectitude…you must be able to roll off the meanings of these and words even more tougher in a jiffy, without batting an eyelid. Besides, your understanding … Continue reading neelwrites/lifeiswhatyoumakeofit/shortstory/catology/02/fiction/reena’sexplorationchallenge/12/-9/2017

neelwrites/gamechanger/shortstory/1890words/reena’sexplorationchallenge/02/09/2017

What would you do, if you knew that you could not fail? Hosted by the supremely talented and most gracious Reena at https://reinventionsreena.wordpress.com/2017/08/25/reenas-exploration-challenge/ Dear friends/readers/colleagues/wellwishers This is my first real attempt at a regular short story (upwards of 1800 words). I most humbly request you to kindly read it and give your most valuable feedback … Continue reading neelwrites/gamechanger/shortstory/1890words/reena’sexplorationchallenge/02/09/2017