Tag: Gaius Fabius

A Roman town in Spain

Both Trajan (Marcus) and Hadrian (Publius) were possibly born and raised on the Iberian peninsula (Spain & Portugal). In fact, Trajan is often considered the first “non-Italian” Roman emperor.


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.

Draft Chapter 6.1

The first scene from draft Chapter 6 has been posted to LiveJournal and Archive of Our Own. This scene features Gaius and Tacitus at the Tabularium. If you wish to learn a bit more about this famous Roman historian, here is the wikipedia page for Tacitus. I hope to post the second scene from this chapter soon.…

Here Come The Gladiators

I’m continuing my research on gladiatorial combats for this brief but important scene featuring Gaius, Marcia, and the rest of the imperial family as they attend spectacles in the great Flavian Amphitheater in honor of Lucius Petronius.