RELEASED!  It’s out!  My new book release, the first of this year. My new book, TWO AND A HALF MURDERS, a Detective Chacko Crime Mystery Series, is available in the following global territories, both as in Kindle Ebook and Paperback editions. INDIA: US: UK: AUS: CAN: FRANCE:   … Continue reading neelwrites/newbookrelease/twoandhalfmurders/novella/fiction/crime/detectivechackoseries/01/05/2018


Z IS FOR ZOOMING OFF  (A-Z CHALLENGE) ‘ZEENIE BABY’ BLOOMS By Neel Anil Panicker “Beautiful, aren’t they?” Cochin SP City Isaac John lifted his police cap, adjusted the rim of his glasses and looked around the fifty metre square garden that abutted the ‘Estate of the Family of William Frederick D’ Costa’. He couldn’t but … Continue reading neelwrites/ZisforZoomingaway/zeeniebabyblooms/A-ZChallenge/fiction/26/04/2018


Y IS FOR YAHOO!  (A-Z CHALLENGE) By Neel Anil Panicker 36 HOURS LATER… INTENSIVE CARE UNIT THIRD FLOOR,   MEDICTY HOSPITAL “How is she now, Doctor?” Senior Consultant and Head of Surgical Department Dr. Arvind Deshmukh lifted his eyes from the stack of medical reports at his desk and looking up replied, “Lucky. She is … Continue reading neelwrites/YisforYahoo!/A-ZChallenge/fiction/25/04/2018


A-Z CHALLENGE X IS FOR EXTENUATING CIRCUSMTANCES OFFICE OF THE HOME MINISTER, STATE SECRETARIAT, TRIVANDRUM, KERALA In his entire police career of over three decades, SP CITY Isaac John had never once been inside the State Secretariat chambers, leave alone met his political boss, the powerful State Home Minister Panjakam Radhakrishnan, who was serving a … Continue reading neelwrites/XisforExtenuatingcircumstances/-A-ZChallenge/fiction/24/04/2018


  A-Z CHALLENGE W IS FOR  WARPED SOULS  WORSE THAN HELL By Neel Anil Panicker “TO WHOMSOVER IT MAY CONCERN” My name is Lekshmi Muthuswamy. I am a resident of Muthuswamy’s, 13 B, OFF PARRY’S ROAD, Panampally Nagar, Cochin. I am married to Prakasham Muthuswamy, who is the  Chairman-cum- Managing Director of the Rs 20,000 … Continue reading neelwrites/WisforWarpedSoul/A-ZChallenge/fiction/23/04/2018


V IS FOR VILE (A-Z CHALLENGE) By Neel Anil Panicker Six o ‘clock on a Tuesday evening was a little too early  for the well heeled patrons of the Greater Cochin Metropolitan Club to coverge and let loose their hair over a round of drinks and some delectable lip smacking gastronomic delights prepared by the legendary Head Chef Joseph and his hardworking team … Continue reading neelwrites/A-ZChallenge/VisforVile/fiction/22/04/2018


U IS FOR AN UBER-COOL IDEA (#A-ZCHALLENGE) By Neel Anil Panicker Residence of the Deputy Collector, Cochin Metropolitan City: Half an hour has gone by and IAS Officer has shown no sign of slowing down. He’s  pacing the full length of the large badminton court on the far right corner of his Deputy Collector’s Bungalow. … Continue reading neelwrites/uisforanuber-coolidea/A-ZChallenge/21/04/2018