Cleopatra VII, scholar and queen of Egypt, races against time to turn hieratic steam technology to military purpose. Features Marc Antony the grease monkey and a do-over of the battle of Actium. (Another first! I got to write a naval battle!) Scheduled for revision in 2013-2014. Read an excerpt here.
- NaNoWriMo project for 2012
- Currently on hiatus pending further research