Title: Cloak Characters: Brutus/Antony Theme: Set IX, Theme 5: Finis Length: ~4,200 words Warnings: Spoilers through Philippi. Graphic sex. References to pederasty. Disclaimer: Neither ROME nor history belongs to me.
Title: One in the Same Characters: Octavia (Octavia/Livia, Octavia/Octavian) Theme: Set VIII, Theme 1: Familia Spoilers: Through "Necessary Fiction" Rating: R Words: About 280 Summary: Octavia and Livia get to know one another.
Title: Across the Wine Dark Sea Characters: Brutus, Cicero Theme: Set IV, Theme 1: Discedere Spoilers: Up through 1.06 Rating: PG Words: 1030 Summary: After fleeing Italy, Cicero and Brutus confront an uncertain future - and unpleasant truths.
Title: Creatrix Characters: Brutus and Servilia Theme: Set VIII, Theme 2: Sacrificia Length: ~2,500 words Timeframe: Stretches from before the series to 2x06. Warnings: None. Disclaimer: Neither ROME nor history belongs to me.
Summary: Servilia thinks about what went into creating the man her son has become.
Title: As This Day Follows the Night Characters: Brutus Theme: Set IV, Theme 2: Culpa Length: ~700 words Timeframe: Set in 2x03 during the river scene. Warnings: None. Disclaimer: Neither ROME nor history belongs to me.
Title: The Bitter Boughs of January Characters: Marcus Tullius Cicero, Tullia Ciceronis, Titus Pullo, Tiro Theme: (Set VII, Theme 5: Umbra) Disclaimer: To better understand this story, which involves the historical Cicero's daughter, you may want to read this excellent discussion of Tullia and her father. Story is set during Phillipi, with a flashback to three years prior.