SOMETHING’S SMELLY This week’s photo prompt is provided by Enisa. Thank you Enisa! By Neel Anil Panicker Tell me Al, what time did you arrive? “2. 15, Sir.” You sure about the time? “Well, 2 pm is lunch time here at the Fire Station. I’d just opened my box when the call came. We’re there … Continue reading neelwrites/somethingsmelly/flashfictionfortheaspiringwriters/shortstory/173words/13/03/2018


[Enter Post Title Here]     DARKENED MEMORIES By Neel Anil Panicker During the nights the house or whatever remained of it looked even more evil, resting at it were on the very edge of the desolate village, oddly slanted towards the left as a triangular roof jutted out from the centre and met the … Continue reading neelwrites/darkenedmemories/fiction/threelinetales/191words/26/01/2018


Thursday photo prompt – Mask #writephoto Hosted by the excellent Sue Vincent at #writephoto FIRING AWAY By Neel Anil Panicker Sweet Alice. That’s what she was known as back in kindergarten. Cute Al was what her grade one teachers addressed her as. For a greater part of her schoolhood, Alice served as a most pleasurable stress … Continue reading neelwrites/firingaway/thursdayphotoprompt/fiction/260words/21/07/2017


The challenge for Flash Fiction for the Purposeful Practitioner will open early Wednesday morning, May 24th. Allow the prompt to take you anywhere you want to go! (Limit your stories to 200 words.) This challenge is open until 11:00 pm Friday night, June 2nd, 2017. Click on the Blue Frog to share your story with our community. A … Continue reading neelwrites/FFfPP/firemen/200words/29/05/2017


A Burglar’s Education By Neel Anil Panicker Dear Unknown, Last night I entered this palatial bungalow of yours. Led by a torch light, I tiptoed my way through the three floors, climbing stairs, opening doors,  almirahs, drawers, rummaging through every conceivable slit. Thirty minutes later these were my takings:  3 boxes of diamond, 2 gold … Continue reading neelwrites/fiction/shortstory/200words/spf/12/12/2016