neelwrites/simplycomplicated/SATURDAYMIX/flash/shortstory/storystarter/200words/10/11/2018

Saturday Mix – Opposing Forces, 10 November 2018 https://mindlovemiserysmenagerie.wordpress.com/2018/11/10/saturday-mix-opposing-forces-10-november-2018/ SIMPLY COMPLCATED By Neel Anil Panciker ‘Actually, it’s very simple. I love you, you love me. We want to get married. So, I see  no problem, right?’ Vikram looked into Isha’s eyes. They were earnest, in love, and as happy as a teddy bear’s. He didn’t have … Continue reading neelwrites/simplycomplicated/SATURDAYMIX/flash/shortstory/storystarter/200words/10/11/2018

neelwrites/achurchsexscandal/ThreeThingsChallenge/realisticfiction/storystarter/partoneofachurchsexscandal/432words/12/08/2018

A CHURCH SEX SCANDAL (Part 1-realistic fiction) By Neel Anil Panicker   Father Alphonso paced the vast expanse of his second floor inner seminary. Barring the dim light of a torch that was set on an ornate teakwood desk at the far corner of the high ceilinged hall that doubled as a prayer-cum-library, darkness pervaded … Continue reading neelwrites/achurchsexscandal/ThreeThingsChallenge/realisticfiction/storystarter/partoneofachurchsexscandal/432words/12/08/2018

neelwrites/thisbirdcanfly/saturdaymix-doubletake/shortstory/flash/07/07/2018

THIS BIRD CAN FLY By Neel Anil Panicker ‘She lacks discipline,’ Senior Authorised Flight Examiner Paulose Abraham exclaimed as he looked over at the two trainee cadets ambling towards the tarmac. “Well, that may be true, but she’s definitely not lax in her duties. In fact she’s quite eager. Ever ready for a challenge. At … Continue reading neelwrites/thisbirdcanfly/saturdaymix-doubletake/shortstory/flash/07/07/2018

neelwrites/justmemories/fiction/flash/shortstory/216words/mindlovesmiseries/23/05/2018

JUST MEMORIES By Neel Anil Panicker The 8: 22 halted, offload some weight, picked up a few, departed. 9:15 followed suit. People clambered in, hurried out, their gloved hands dragging suitcases and bag, all heading to or heading back from the island, the one the glossy travel brochures highlighted as “Top  50 Places to visit … Continue reading neelwrites/justmemories/fiction/flash/shortstory/216words/mindlovesmiseries/23/05/2018

neelwrites/achangeofscene/saturdaymix/fiction/flash/shortstory/20/05/2018

A CHANGE OF SCENE By Neel Anil Panicker Henry watched as his wife’s eyes turned moist. It wasn’t the first time he was seeing it nor was it going to be the last time. The change, the metamorphosis of an effervescent, bubbly lively woman full of joi de vivre into a hapless, helpless wreck had … Continue reading neelwrites/achangeofscene/saturdaymix/fiction/flash/shortstory/20/05/2018

neelwrites/eternalpeaceinNature’sarms/fiction/shortstory/09/10/2017

ETERNAL PEACE IN NATURE’S ARMS By Neel Anil Panicker Of late, especially, and more so, since Sushma’s sudden death, the daily climb up the forested slope was proving to be quite tedious. It wasn’t as if he had suddenly turned infirm or that his body had refused to obey the dictates of the mind. On … Continue reading neelwrites/eternalpeaceinNature’sarms/fiction/shortstory/09/10/2017