Three Line Tales, Week 68 AN EARLY LESSON    (100 words) photo by Faustin Tuyambaze via Unsplash By Neel Anil Panicker Amidst the deafening roars and the maddening euphoria that gripped the eager beaver band of graduating students, Albert, for the first time in his life, felt vindicated as huge surge of relief swelled up in … Continue reading neelwrites/3LineTales/


DEAF TO ADULATION  (100 words) photo by Paulette Wooten via Unsplash Written for 3LineTales Welcome to Week 67 of Three Line Tales. Three Line Tales, Week 67 By Neel Anil Panicker A mere 100 feet from the garishly decked up 40,000 watt psychedelic stage, the near maddened crowd erupts in wild raptures as the band known simply as … Continue reading neelwrites/threelinetales/fiction/tonedeaf/100words/13/05/2017


THE QUARRY -#PART 2 By Neel Anil Panicker Richard stared into the phone for a very long time, aeons after it had gone dead, the words of his boss__”He’s dead. Shot in his sleep. Hope it is you”__still ringing in his ears, each syllabic sound a veiled threat, a ferocious kick in the gut. Despite … Continue reading neelwrites/thequarry/#02/threelinetales/fiction/06/05/2017


WIDE ANGLE LENS photo by Serge Kutuzov via Unsplash By Neel Anil Panicker (100 words) The middle of December is as cold as it gets but our college staff room is one hot molten volcano just itching to erupt. The door flings open and in waltzes Sheena in knee high skirts, seven inch high heels … Continue reading neelwrites/fiction/threelinetales/100words/12/04/2017


photo by Fleur Treurniet via Unsplash THE GREAT RIP-OFF By Neel Anil Panicker “I am afraid we can’t give another 250 million dollars, at least not right now. However, if you were to further offload your stake by 25 per cent, we may consider…” Sandeep Pranjal, the CEO of Sipkart couldn’t believe what he was … Continue reading neelwrites/fiction/shortstory/3LineTales/200words/