Romans And Their Love-Hate Relationship With Gladiators | Guest Post

Hey all, I’d like to welcome Vicky Alvear Shecter, author ofCurses And Smoke here today to talk about gladiators! Romans And Their Love-Hate Relationship With Gladiators | Guest Post The ancient Romans had a love-hate relationship with gladiators. On the one hand, they were esteemedsometimes even glorifiedas the epitome of masculine fearlessness and fierceness. On […]

Curses And Smoke by Vicky Alvear Shecter | Book Review

I have finally read a historical fiction book about Pompeii! Check that one off my historical events list, please. Friends, I was so overjoyed when I found out that Vicky Alvear Shecter was coming out with another book. I listened to the audio ofCleopatra’s Moon a few years ago and really loved it. I thought […]