By Neel Anil Panicker There is this thing about girlfriends. If people ask you about past ones, it means you are well past expiry date, off the shelf, that is. If they inquire about current ones, it means you are still a good quality product; very much on the shelf. And, if they don’t ask … Continue reading neelism/girlfriends/19/09/2016


EID MUBARAK By Neel Anil Panicker Oh! what a frightening spectre When a child wants to be a beef inspector Believes he is more powerful than the district collector. Oh! what a frightening spectre, I can’t even wish my friend Iqbal ‘Eid Mubarak’ Afraid someone will brand me a traitor. Oh! what a frightening spectre … Continue reading neelwritesblog/triolet#2/eidmubarak/13/09/2016

MAN IS BUT A POINT OF VIEW By Neel Anil Panicker The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Sept. 10/16 Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is: “view.” Use it any way you’d like. Enjoy! What is the view from the other side? It is a question I sometimes end up asking myself? Not … Continue reading

WOULD I LIKE TO BE IMMORTAL? By Neel Anil Panicker Would I like to be immortal? The question stared at me from the computer screen the other day. My first reaction to that was, ‘what?’ and then seconds later, ‘Oh! there could be no sillier question than this’. But then I quickly recovered and thought … Continue reading