Sunday Photo Fiction – October 15th 2017 Hosted at ALL AT SEA By Neel Anil Panicker “Honorable Sir, I warmly welcome you to my ship.” Warm welcome? My foot. A murder’s occurred and the bastard’s grinning from ear to ear__baring his gold embossed teeth. Inspector Sharma inspected the man: Mid-fifties, balding, with floral panoramic … Continue reading neelwrites/allatsea/spf/fiction/shorstory/inspectorsharmacrimeseries/15/10/2017


Tag Archives: 52 Words FREE AT LAST! By Neel Anil Panicker For a long time Nandu stood transfixed, staring into the sea as monstrous waves lashed against against his wafer thin body. Much later, the ship’s mast came into view. He stepped back, kicked the body aside, and walked towards freedom. He had no mercy … Continue reading neelwrites/freeatlast/52wordstorychallenge/14/10/2017


Three Line Tales, Week 88 Hosted by Sonya at A BLANK LIFE By  Neel Anil Panicker photo by Kira auf der Heide via Unsplash Stormy sea waves lash away relentlessly, ferociously shooting forth icy foams from the ocean beds, maniacally riding the crests and troughs, holding in their froth filled gargantuan arms huge arsenals of soot … Continue reading neelwrites/ablanklife/ThreeLineTales/fiction/flash/100words/07/10/2017


September 14: Flash Fiction Challenge Hosted by Charli Mills/Carrot Ranch at September 14: Flash Fiction Challenge IN WAITING   By Neel Anil Panicker For Aisha, the current heartbreak couldn’t have come at a worse time. Coming close on the heels of her mother finally succumbing to lung cancer, and the earth shattering revelation that she may soon … Continue reading neelwrites/inwaiting/17/09/2017/flshfictionchallenge/charlimils/carrotranch/99wordflashfictionstory/17/09/2017


Three Line Tales, Week 77 Hosted at FREEDOM AT GREAT COST  photo by Pan Da Chuan via Unsplash By Neel Anil Panicker Marriage, for Esther, far from the idyllic paradise that she had dreamt it to be, turned out to be a  monumental disaster, what with every waking hour of hers metamorphosing into a never ending nightmare. Not … Continue reading neelwrites/jelliyfish/3LineTales/fiction/113words/21/07/2017


Three Line Tales, Week 75 Welcome to Week 75 of Three Line Tales. Hosted by Sonya at   Smart Moves photo by Meghan Yabsley on Unsplash   By Neel Anil Panicker “Show that you love me by jumping into the icy waters right away?” ‘Hey! Most certainly, and why not; however, if I were to do so, would you then … Continue reading neelwrites/ThreeLineTales/smartmove/fiction/50words/06/07/2017


FFfAW Challenge-Week of May 23, 2017 his week’s photo prompt is provided by Louise with The Storyteller’s Abode. Thank you Louise! Guide for Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers 1. A prompt photo will be provided each Tuesday to be used as a base to your story. Please include photo prompt with your story. 2. Linking … Continue reading neelwrites/FFfAW/fiction/Catch22/175words/23/05/2017


ELIXIR  (250 words) By Neel Anil Panicker When I finally told Shabana about wanting a divorce,  she laughed and said, “You must be crazy. Where will you get another woman, rich and beautiful like me? I replied that I wanted peace. To which she had shot back, “ No one can get peace.” It’s all … Continue reading neelwrites/ThursdayPhotoPrompt/elixir/24/04/2017


SECRETS OF THE SEA   (200 words) © A Mixed Bag By Neel Anil Panicker Over there, the guide said. Even before I could look up, he was sprinting up as if being chased by a hungry lioness, his bare footed strides forcing me to hasten my otherwise languid pace of walk. Within minutes I had … Continue reading neelwrites/fiction/shortstory/SPF/02/04/2017


Ouch! the Couch By Neel Anil Panicker ‘Do you see that picture over there?’ The patient looked up at the opposite wall and nodded. ‘I want you now to close your eyes, and answer the questions that I throw at you, Ok?’ Another nod of the head followed. ‘Tell me, what do you see?’ “Err… … Continue reading neelwrites/fiction/shortstory/thursdaywritephoto/01/04/2017