Empress, wife and mother to a dynasty – what could Messalina possibly have to worry about?
It seems that keeping hold of power is as difficult as getting it in the first place, when those that want to take it from you spring from behind every corner. But Messalina is a resourceful woman who will do what it takes to stay safe, in a city where men hold all the power.
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Want more? The other stories in the collection are also free. If you’re after something longer, you can read my novel ‘The Silver Empress’ or listen to its free podcast serialisation