Draft Chapter 3 of Games of Rome

will be posted at the usual places on Monday… or maybe Sunday. Get ready for the history shit to hit the plot fan. A new character is introduced, Pliny the Younger. Interested in learning more about the real Pliny the Younger? Check out his wikipedia page here. He’s quite a character. 😀 Happy Saturday, lovelies. JPK

KICKASS ANTHOLOGY

Release Day!!!  The ILLUSTRATED KICKASS ANTHOLOGY is available now at Amazon. This hefty collection of stories and accompanying artwork about heroes and underdogs and badassery is a work of love by twenty authors, artists, and friends. My story, “Bashir,” features our ‘narrator’ from my Dominus series, Charlie Hughes, as a younger man facing challenges and finding friendship during…

Whom do you want?

Character profiles are an important exercise for every storyteller; for me, they help establish the basic background story for each of the secondary characters in the Dominus saga. And yes, there are many, many players in this wicked tale. 🙂 I believe it’s time for a new character profile. Most of my earlier ones originally posted…

That hot little porn scene…

Is rapidly turning comedic before segueing into bittersweet. Guess who decided to pop by for a visit and share some left over wine at exactly the critical moment of Allerix’s wank? “I’d give you a hand, Dacian, but I see you already have two.” Poor, frustrated Alle. 😉 Oh, and guess what? You can get…

Draft Chapter 2 of Games of Rome

I learned today that 700 copies of Dominus have been purchased since its release back in April. THANK YOU!!!! ❤️❤️❤️ In celebration, I’ve posted the draft of Chapter 2 from “Games of Rome” on LiveJournal and AO3. Gaius goes to his home on the Caelian and poor Bryaxis wakes up. Enjoy. 🙂 http://dominusfiction.livejournal.com/14349.html http://archiveofourown.org/users/JPKenwood JPK

Spontaneous Saturday Night Porn

From Games of Rome. Warning: spoilers for Book 1, Dominus. Unedited and subject to revision or the cutting room floor, as always. NSFW  😉 Gaius Fabius’s seaside villa, Campania He dragged the tip of his pointer finger through the sweat pooling in the crevices between his muscles; he was burning from the inside out. Allerix stared at the undersides…

Trajan’s Place of Death

A description (with fab photos) of Trajan’s place of death in Turkey, an ancient city known as Selinus: http://turkisharchaeonews.net/site/selinus Cenotaph of Trajan in Selinus, Asia Minor This was where, according to the scant sources, Marcus lay dying in his bed and supposedly named Publius Aelius Hadrianus as his successor. Of course, we’re going there. As you might expect, I…

Happy Hump a Rump Day!

A bit late on the bum today, as I’ve been busy with real life work. The feedback on the draft of Chapter 1 has been fantastic! Please feel free to join the conversation and share your thoughts over at LiveJournal: http://dominusfiction.livejournal.com/14265.html The draft of Chapter 2 from Games of Rome will be posted soon (2-3 weeks).…