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Een schrijver probeert een fantasieroman af te maken, maar dat lukt zomaar niet. Zowel mensen, huisdieren als allerlei omstandigheden vormen hinderpalen op zijn pad... Read More

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This is part 3 of the "Sign of the Timez" series. A young princess is given to the Romans as a hostage, so her Dad does what the Romans want. The girl must now live in constant danger with the enemy. They want her to act like a Roman and… Read More
The year is 160 CE, and the mighty Roman Empire seeks to control the lands of the Picts (what is now Scotland). A brave Pictish warrior woman and a rugged Sarmatian mounted archer woman find war, blood, love, and adventure at the Antonine Wall. My Mother's Spear is a queer… Read More
In the vast world of Nobria lies four great and mighty kingdoms, each containing the remnant of a great warrior people. These four kingdoms coexist with one another but remain rivals. However when a ruler threatens to disrupt the balance by conquering the other kingdoms, the other three must… Read More
Love is when the other person’s happiness is more important than your own. H. Jackson Brown, Jr. Read More
Here is a sample chapter from Verses of Athine: The Daughter of Ares Chronicles. This is from Verse 2: The Narkurru. This is the second book in the Daughter of Ares Chronicles. Read More
Athine wants to forge her destiny, but an ancient prophecy stands in her way. Will she choose the path to save the world or the one to destroy it? Read More
In the year 2258, the Roman Empire still lives, and thrives on its status as an interstellar civilization. Spreading its influence across the stars, the Empire must contend with enemies, old and new, that wish to see nothing more than to bring it to its knees. Spearheading the Imperial advance… Read More
In the 11th century AD, the ailing Byzantine Empire teeters on the brink of full-blown war with the Seljuk Sultanate. In the borderlands of Eastern Anatolia, a land riven with bloodshed and doubt, a dark hero rises from the ashes of the conflict. Apion's journey will be a savage one,… Read More
379 AD: Thracia has fallen to the Gothic horde… With the ashes of Adrianople still swirling in the air, the Eastern Roman Empire is in turmoil. The emperor is dead, the throne lies empty and the remaining fragments of the army are few and scattered. Numerius Vitellius Pavo, now Tribunus… Read More
The gods payed a huge part in roman everyday life, this is why Read More
I started the story last year, I was really into writing it and I had fun doing it, I just want to see if this is even any good considering what it is, I want to write more and get better at making story's but I also want opinion of… Read More
The fate of the East rests on the edge of a sword as the legions and the Goths march to war… 378 AD: Fritigern’s Gothic horde tightens its iron grip on Thracia and only a handful of well-walled cities to the south remain in imperial hands. The few tattered legions… Read More
This article describes in brief the why and how humour thrived during the thousands of years that man (and women) civilised themselves. The article treats humour as was seen in Biblical times, during Greek and Roman times; in the writings of Shakespeare and Dickens. There is even a hint of… Read More
In August 2011, a Reddit user The_Quiet_Earth submitted a question to the sites 'Ask Reddit' section: "Could I destroy the entire Roman Empire during the reign of Augustus if I traveled back in time with a modern U.S. Marine infantry battalion or MEU?" This is my response. (now available at… Read More
There exists incredible history that once lived, but was purposely destroyed long ago. One such story barely whispers today. If it weren’t for a mosaic recently discovered at an archaeological excavation in Thrace, the world would have never known the truth. Theodora Apsimar was the first and last female Marcher… Read More
The legions are in tatters, and the Gothic hordes are gathering beyond the mountains . . . 377 AD: Thracia’s legions are few and broken in the wake of the Battle of Ad Salices. But the scattered centuries and cohorts rally in an effort to blockade the Haemus Mountain passes… Read More
20 Years before the main story, Saturninus Aurelius Gallus led a carefree life in his father's villa upon Palatine in Roma, when he becomes infatuated with a plebian girl from Capua, he would do anything to marry her. Including giving in to his father's request for him to take up… Read More
Mars, Roman God of War, hears the prayers for help from his people but will he help them in their time of need? Read More

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A short speech that a Roman general gave before a forgotten attack on the city of Alexandria in Egypt. Read More

Short Story / Other

July 20, 2014

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The storm is upon us, Haga. The answers you seek dance within its wrath . . . 1071 AD. Emperor Romanus Diogenes has rekindled the guttering flame of Byzantium. Yet in the eastern borderlands, two vital strongholds hang in the balance. Manzikert and Chliat must be won to secure the… Read More
Yohann made a crazy revelation to the love of his life. But when the ones say "I love you", and the others say "Neither do I", things get pretty complicated. Read More
Roman is quite a simple guy and mostly search things that every one searches, in life. But when he falls down on Adonis, his whole and his vision of himself is going to change forever. Despite the fact Adonis is 38 years old, and Roman is 20 years less aged,… Read More

Poem / Fantasy

January 29, 2014

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Let it flow, written with a tinge of Roman influence Read More

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