Gaius Mercurius is a typical young man in the most important city of its time, Rome. Like many others coming of age, he dreads the choices placed before him. Family expectations weigh heavily upon Gaius and his friends as life marches them toward adult responsibilities. When Gaius has one foot into the dull world of manhood, a terrifying murder activates a supernatural force which insidiously intrudes upon his life. To save himself, Gaius must delve into family mysteries while zealously protecting his own secrets. Everything he trusts must be left behind to escape the darkness.
About the Author
Wynn Mercere writes fantasy, horror, and historical fiction. Past work in the gaming and comics industries under other pen names includes titles in the Catalyst TM Citybook, Traps, and Maps series. She has scripted radio and television commercials, short documentaries, several indie comics and is a voice actor in the comedy podcast, "The Fakist.".