• What If Tudor Edition-   Catherine of Aragon

    There are always points in history where a different choice could have been made and the end would have been very different.  There are many what if points in the Tudor time period.  In this post, I will address two of the most tantalizing. Prince Arthur lived and became King of England Arthur Tudor was the first born of King Henry VII and Elizabeth of York.  He was meant to be the embodiment of the golden age of England, and the flower of the Tudor dynasty.  He was married to Catherine of Aragon on November 14, 1501.  The newly married pair traveled to Ludlow and administered Wales from that castle.…

  • Caesarion- The Poison of What If

    The son of Julius Caesar and Cleopatra VII Philopater is one of the most tantalizing what ifs in history. If he inherited a fraction of the good qualities from his famous parents, he would have been a force to reckon with in the ancient world and a thorn in Augustus Caesar's side. However, his potential remains a question mark because to paraphrase George R R Martin, when you play the game of thrones, you win or die.Ptolemy XV Philopator Philometor Caesar was born to Cleopatra VII Philopater du [...]