ask caesar

a classics ask meme
  • 1. ancient Greece or ancient Rome?
  • 2. who is your favourite Roman emperor?
  • 3. which is your favourite Greek city-state?
  • 4. tell me about the classical ladies you love the most
  • 5. what is your favourite story from Herodotus's Histories?
  • 6. who is your favourite character from the Iliad or Odyssey?
  • 7. who is your favourite ancient historian?
  • 8. what are your five favourite myths?
  • 9. what are your top five otps?
  • 10. recommend a piece of fiction about the classical world
  • 11. recommend a piece of non-fiction about the classical world
  • 12. who is your favourite poet? why?
  • 13. if you could time-travel to the classical world for a day, where would you go and why?
  • 14. which Greek tragedy is your favourite?
  • 15. Alexander the Great or Julius Caesar?
  • 16. Cicero - love him or loathe him?
  • 17. if you could recover one lost work, which one would it be?
  • 18. what is your favourite movie or TV show set in ancient Greece or Rome?
  • 19. tell me about an obscure classical figure who needs more love
  • 20. what do you love most about studying classics?

i draw joseph and caesar casually a lot when i’m bored 

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(IM SORRY I HAD THIS ASK IN MY INBOX FOR AGES AND I TOTALLY FORGOT ABOUT IT??? SO HAVE THIS AS AN APOLOGY AAA IM SORRY ANON)

anonymous asked:

maddy i love yr blog but yr caesar love is the most unrelatable content in the world. i respect caesar theoretically but ive had to translate the fucking gallic war this semester and heres my big take: hes no good. he thinks good sentences r 10 lines long and he wants 2 fuck ablative absolutes. he has a shrine 2 them w roses and candles and an engagement ring for when the time is right. hes a bad garbage man. 0/10

this ask is poetry and i can respect it

~ Julius Caesar Asks ~
  • ♥ Julius Caesar: What is your main goal in life?
  • ♥ Mark Antony: Who is your best friend?
  • ♥ Calpurnia: What's the weirdest dream you've ever had?
  • ♥ Portia: Do you consider yourself strong-willed?
  • ♥ Casca: What's your style?
  • ♥ Caius Cassius: What are you passionate about?
  • ♥ Marcus Brutus: What's your sexual orientation?
  • ♥ Cinna: Do you like poetry?
  • ♥ Decius Brutus: Are you easily flattered?
  • ♥ Metellus Cimber: Do you have any siblings?
  • ♥ Trebonius: Have you ever been left out of something?
  • ♥ Caius Ligarius: What's the worst sickness you've ever had?
  • ♥ Artemidorus: Do you write?
  • ♥ Titinius: Have you ever lost someone close to you?
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i asked a bot in a discord groupchat what to draw and it said something bt and gay so???? also my gif thing isn’t working so you get individual frames for dramatic effect i guess lmao