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> en-US jfmcgrath@butler.edu (James F McGrath) amanda@palni.edu (Amanda Hurtford) Fri, 05 Nov 2021 10:00:39 -0700 OJS 3.3.0.10 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 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 https://press.palni.org/ojs/index.php/academfic/article/view/664 Fri, 05 Nov 2021 00:00:00 -0700 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 https://press.palni.org/ojs/index.php/academfic/article/view/696 Fri, 05 Nov 2021 00:00:00 -0700 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 https://press.palni.org/ojs/index.php/academfic/article/view/666 Fri, 05 Nov 2021 00:00:00 -0700 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 https://press.palni.org/ojs/index.php/academfic/article/view/694 Fri, 05 Nov 2021 00:00:00 -0700