neelwrites/fridayfictioneers/theamruta-pranaylovestory/100words/episodeone/100words/19/09/2018

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 21 September 2018 THE AMRUTA/PRANAY LOVE STORY PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson By Neel Anil Panicker (GENRE/REALISTIC FICTION) Amruta cups her soft fingers around the wooden handle and watches as a … Continue reading neelwrites/fridayfictioneers/theamruta-pranaylovestory/100words/episodeone/100words/19/09/2018

neelwrites/descentintomadness/ThreeLineTales/flash/fiction/100words/13/09/2018

Three Line Tales, Week 137 Three Line Tales, Week 137 DESCENT INTO MADNESS (GENRE/REALISTIC FICTION) By Neel Anil Panicker  Down but not out __that’s what defines my sodden existence trapped inside this hell hole called life. Come dawn’s first yawnings, I slither my way out__my crazed sunken eyes, two black holes hollower than the hollowest hollow___,only to … Continue reading neelwrites/descentintomadness/ThreeLineTales/flash/fiction/100words/13/09/2018

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/anamebyanyothername/FRidayFictioneers/realisticfiction/shortstory/india/politics/29/08/2018

  A NAME BY ANY OTHER NAME (Genre:Realistic Fiction) By Neel Anil Panicker She’s the antithesis of a politician. Well read, articulate, with an accent to boot. Quiet__it’s the modifier that best describes her. That ways Atishi, her first name, is a total mismatch. My pigdin reservoir of Hindi (or is that Urdu?) tells me … Continue reading neelwrites/anamebyanyothername/FRidayFictioneers/realisticfiction/shortstory/india/politics/29/08/2018

neelwrites/funandfrolic/100wordwednesday/ThreeThingsChallenge/flash/27/08/2018

FUN AND FROLIC By Neel Anil Panicker Seven year old Animesh held the octopus shell in his tender hands, gently caressing its soft hollow, imagining in his mind’s eye the eight long tentacles of the sea creature. Coming to the fair was turning out to be a delight, the ‘no milk, no street festival’ threat … Continue reading neelwrites/funandfrolic/100wordwednesday/ThreeThingsChallenge/flash/27/08/2018

neelwrites/apocalypse/fridayfictioneers/kerala/tragedy/shortstory/realisticfiction/100words/22/08/2018

IT’S A DATE PHOTO PROMPT © Carla Bicomong By Neel Anil Panicker Joshua, the 91-year-old patriarch of the Mathai family is an angry man. Patriarch and Mathai family__both are misnomers. Blame it on Nature’s fury. In just one night, the waters have swallowed his entire clan of 27. Three sons, their wives, their children, the … Continue reading neelwrites/apocalypse/fridayfictioneers/kerala/tragedy/shortstory/realisticfiction/100words/22/08/2018

neelwrites/theabyss/fridayfictioneers/shortstory/flash/16/08/2018

THE ABYSS  (genre/realistic fiction) PHOTO PROMPT © Yvette Prior By Neel Anil Panicker His is a nihilist’s indulgence. An ode to a life gone horribly wrong. Can he ever right it? Undo all the wrongs? Wake up from his lethal drug-cum-alcohol-cum-sex-cum rock ‘n’ roll slumber? Get his tottering life back on the rails? He swipes away … Continue reading neelwrites/theabyss/fridayfictioneers/shortstory/flash/16/08/2018

neelwrites/alife/fridayfictioneers/flashfiction/shortstory/100words/08/08/2018

A LIFE! By Neel Anil Panicker The outside life beckons me. From inside I watch with more than a tinge of sadness as the grassy outgrowth changes into a golden brown, sometimes becomes a curious blend of magenta tinged red and near faded brown. At times, it’s sheer yellow, especially in the early mornings when … Continue reading neelwrites/alife/fridayfictioneers/flashfiction/shortstory/100words/08/08/2018

neelwrites/deathbythesea/threethingschallenge/flashfiction/05/08/2018

DEATH BY THE SEA By Neel Anil Panicker Dino pulled out from his coat pocket his last cigarette of the evening. For a moment he regretted not having brought enough supplies. But that quickly dissipated as he realized that within the hour he would be a on a flight to Bangkok and wealthy beyond means. … Continue reading neelwrites/deathbythesea/threethingschallenge/flashfiction/05/08/2018

neelwrites/fencingaround/flash/shortstory/fridayfictioneers/100words/02/08/2018

Friday Fictioneers 3 August 2018 FENCING AROUND © Sandra Crooks By Neel Anil Panicker ‘You’re a fence sitter, always have been.’ Thomas reads aloud the morning newspaper’s front page headline__“Temple or Mosque? SC prefers Status Quo”. Heena stares at her husband’s poker face of two score years. The sight’s enough of an irritation for her … Continue reading neelwrites/fencingaround/flash/shortstory/fridayfictioneers/100words/02/08/2018