Ides of March: A Roman Tragedy by Isis Payne
Approx. 4,230 words.
Published on March 21, 2012.
Cicero returns from war and is soon taken in by Julius Caesar who guides him in the world of politics, wealth and most of all, power. As he grows closer to Caesar, Cicero questions if Caesar should truly be the leader of Rome. He soon has to make a choice of gaining power or betraying a father figure.