Another short bit from Book 3. Unedited and subject to change. Chapter 3 is a heap of silly, fun Gaius and Allerix scenes. Draft coming soon. 😀
Warning: this is a long, self-indulgent post of rambling birdshit about writing. And starlings.
A half hour of research on ancient Roman bridles for one fricking line of dialogue. *bangs head on desk* Gaius, Allerix, and Max.
artist’s drawing of the Roman city and fort of Singidunum Singidunum (modern Belgrade, Serbia) was the site of the main military camp of the Lucky Flavian IV Legion.
A combo tunnel and canal located in Seleucia in Pieria (modern Antakya in south-eastern Turkey) begun in the first century AD and finished in the mid-second century.
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…