neelwrites/swotbversussoar/fiction/shortstory/1431words/reena’sexplorationchallengeweek14/29/11/2017

Hosted by Reena at https://reinventionsreena.wordpress.com/2017/11/24/reenas-exploration-challenge-week-14/ NO SWETTING OVER SWOT, SIMPLY SOAR Here’s the prompt.   By Neel Anil Panicker   Nitin Gokhale looked around him and found that he was the odd one out. Everyone in the large airy hall the size of a 5-star lobby was clad in suits. Cleaned and shaven, hairs gelled, shoes … Continue reading neelwrites/swotbversussoar/fiction/shortstory/1431words/reena’sexplorationchallengeweek14/29/11/2017

neelwrites/It’sCATday/fiction/flash/shorstory/357words/26/11/2017

IT’S ‘CAT’ DAY By Neel Anil Panicker Cradled and cocooned. That’s what Vineet felt in winter’s welcoming arms. He had set the alarm at five and had got up just after the third ring; his mind a step ahead of his body which still was in sleep mode. Strange how the seasons and our perspectives … Continue reading neelwrites/It’sCATday/fiction/flash/shorstory/357words/26/11/2017

neelwrites/reena’sexplorationchallengeweek#13/fiction/shortstory/23/11/2017

Hosted by the ever resourceful Reena at https://reinventionsreena.wordpress.com/2017/11/17/reenas-exploration-challenge-week-13/ SOMETHING WORTH LEAVING BEHIND By Neel Anil Panicker Professor Preetam looked through the glass door and found the line outside at the bay area had thickened. He glanced at the wall clock above. It was still hovering under three. Another three hours to go and the eager beaver … Continue reading neelwrites/reena’sexplorationchallengeweek#13/fiction/shortstory/23/11/2017

neelwrites/fromrattocat/reena’sexplorationchallengeweek#11/shortstory/1553words/09/11/2017

Hosted by Reena at https://reinventionsreena.wordpress.com/2017/11/03/reenas-exploration-challenge-week-11/   FROM RAT TO CAT  By Neel Anil Panicker “You are a cat. Not just any ordinary cat. The big one. The biggest of them all.  A true blue Royal  Bengal  Tiger. The best and the rarest breed to inhabit the whole wide world.”   Saumik  began to feel dizzy. His … Continue reading neelwrites/fromrattocat/reena’sexplorationchallengeweek#11/shortstory/1553words/09/11/2017

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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/

neelwrites/trustmustneverbitedust/reena’sexplorationchallengeweek#09/fiction/shortstory/Catology/25/10/2017

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

neelwrites/flymehigh/reena’sexplorationchallenge#week6#1884words/10/05/2017

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

neelwrites/lookingbeyondthenumbers/reena’sexplorationchallengeweek5/fiction/catology/shortstory/1627words/28/09/2017

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

neelwrites/lifeiswhatyoumakeofit/shortstory/catology/02/fiction/reena’sexplorationchallenge/12/-9/2017

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/fiction/examinatiions/CAT/08/12/2016

When someone let the CAT out of the bag By Neel Anil Panicker Examinations are a load or a breeze. That’s depending on which side of the academic scale you tilt. For a serious student of life such as yours truly, it means a welcome release after months of burning the proverbial midnight oil, lying … Continue reading neelwrites/fiction/examinatiions/CAT/08/12/2016