May 31: Flash Fiction Challenge BLACK ‘N’ WHITE By Neel Anil Panicker It’s plain nepotism. The winner’s the Jury Chairman’s nephew. You can contest the decision if you want to’. For Abraham Lincoln, the Principal’s words were a sledgehammer. He had outscored every single opponent and was lustily cheered after his passionate seven minute espousal of … Continue reading neelwrites/blacknwhite/flashfiction/99words/historicalfiction/01/06/2018


BOTTOMLESS PITS  ( GENRE: HISTORICAL FICTION)  By Neel Anil Panicker   “Doesn’t look like a World War prison, right?” I looked at Alfred, my tour guide, and nodded. Proper lights, walls freshly painted, coated in vibjyoric colours, the floors, cemented and glistening; long ventilated corridors___the works__all this a long shot away from the vision that … Continue reading neelwrites/inthehole/sundayphotofiction/shortstory/flash/historicalfiction/20/05/2018


What Pegman Saw: Buckhorn Iowa Hosted by J Hardy Carroll at SATAN’S PLAYGROUND By Neel Anil Panicker ‘Hey Oscar, let’s investigate. It says Satan’s Playground’. The two friends looked at one another as the sun’s rays receded from above their temples, slipping past the corner side street where they stood, their hands__tender and tucked inside over-sized pockets, a mere … Continue reading neelwrites/satan’splayground/whatpegmansaw/flash/shortstory/150words/21/12/2017


WHAT PEGMAN SAW Hosted by K Rawson at St. Petersburg, Russia JUST GASSING (GENRE: Historical Fiction) By Neel Anil Panicker As the eight door state car, a shining black limousine screeched to a halt, a sprightly six foot tall man in an overall coat quickly ran upto and held the back door open. A few … Continue reading neelwrites/gassingabout/whatpegmansaw/fiction/flash/18/09/2017


FRIDAY FICTIONEERS hosted by the ever gracious Rochelle at 15 September 2017   GOD, GIVE US OUR DAILY BREAD  (GENRE: HISTORICAL FICTION) PHOTO PROMPT © Kelvin M. Knight By Neel Anil Panicker Aurelian’s chest swelled with pride under the toga, the silk damasks, the translucent gauzes, the gold clothing in Tyrian purple dyes. The Roman Emperor’s … Continue reading neelwrites/god,giveusourdailybread/FF/historicalfiction/100words/13/09/2017


Sunday Photo Fiction – August 20th 2017 get the InLinkz code Hosted by J Hardy at  GAZING INTO A STARRY REALITY By Neel Anil Panicker My name is Galileo. Galileo who? Galileo what? Did I hear you say? Well, not surprising, though. In this fast paced emoji driven, information pumping adrenaline high robotic age whoever … Continue reading neelwrites/gazingintoastarryreality/fiction/SPF/20/08/2017


FRIDAY FICTIONEERS hosted by the prima donna of short fiction Rochelle at 18 August 2017 SHE’S GOT THE BLUES (genre: historical fiction) PHOTO PROMPT © Rochelle Wisoff-Fields   By Neel Anil Panicker A week ago Asha watched on TV the heart wrenching visuals of countless Blue Whales swept ashore, their glistening gargantuan lifeless forms on … Continue reading neelwrites/she’sgottheblues/FF/fiction/16/08/2017


WHAT PEGMAN SAW Pena, Portugal Hosted by the wonderful H Hardy Carroll at Pena, Portugal To enjoy stories inspired by the What Pegman Saw prompt or to submit your own 150-word story, visit the inLinkz button: IT’S ABOUT TIME GENRE: HISTORICAL FICTION By Neel Anil Panicker   IT’S ABOUT TIME GENRE: HISTORICAL FICTION A woman’s … Continue reading neelwrites/it’stime/whatpegmansaw/historicalfiction/13/08/2017


WHAT PEGMAN SAW Petra, Jordan A superb fictional travel photo prompt that the wonderful K Rawson challenges us with on a weekly basis  at Petra, Jordan A BLOODY WORSHIP Genre: Historical Fiction By Neel Anil Panicker Om couldn’t believe his eyes __a hand levelled rocky expanse stared at him. After a memorable night at the … Continue reading neelwrites/highplaceofsacrifice/whatpegmansaw/abloodyworship/historicalfiction/08/07/2017

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WHAT PEGMAN SAW Cape Town, South Africa Thanks to K Rawson for hosting this wonderful weekly flash fiction challenge at Cape Town, South Africa To enjoy stories inspired by the What Pegman Saw prompt or to submit your own 150-word story, visit the inLinkz button: BLACK IS BACK AND HOW! Genre:historical fiction   By Neel Anil Panicker … Continue reading neelwrites/whatpeg mansaw/blackisbackandhow!/historicalfiction/30/07/2017