AcademFic https://press.palni.org/ojs/index.php/academfic <p>A journal of and for academics who write fiction. We publish short stories of any length, from brief parables to novelettes. Reviews of fiction by academics, essays about the value of writing fiction as an academic, and other related content can also find a home here.</p> Hosted by PALNI Press en-US AcademFic Greek Macaroni https://press.palni.org/ojs/index.php/academfic/article/view/664 <p>Short story about loss and recovery</p> Magda Elenescu Copyright (c) 2021 Magda Elenescu https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0 2021-11-05 2021-11-05 2 1 Peer Review https://press.palni.org/ojs/index.php/academfic/article/view/696 <p>This is a short story about the kind of daydreaming one does when one discovers someone has poached their work.</p> Harriett Jernigan Copyright (c) 2021 Hv Jernigan https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0 2021-11-05 2021-11-05 2 1 Confessions https://press.palni.org/ojs/index.php/academfic/article/view/666 <p>Riffing off the well known Rashomon structue, a philosophical exploration of a murder and its culprits.</p> Liam Kofi Bright Copyright (c) 2021 Liam Kofi Bright https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0 2021-11-05 2021-11-05 2 1 Like Mom's Chili https://press.palni.org/ojs/index.php/academfic/article/view/694 <p>Two young students visit a former friend at his new job, and weirdness ensues.</p> Mark Silcox Copyright (c) 2021 Mark Silcox https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0 2021-11-05 2021-11-05 2 1