On this day some 2005 years ago, Gaius Octavian Augustus aged 75 died in Nola, Italy.
He was the first Emperor of Rome, nephew of Julius Cesar. 297 more words
il prossimo viaggio in Italia our next trip to Italy.
In addition to the places on the map, we will travel from Treviso to Roma where we will spend 10 days. 77 more words
In a tabletop roleplaying campaign that I’m running, which is set in a fantasy version of ancient Rome, one of the player characters trolls a fellow conspirator by dispatching Carmen, the Spirit of Love Poetry, to read her military treatises and interpret them as outpourings of desire. 82 more words