Nero is an emperor, but he wants to be something more - a poet. This is a book about the passion for glory that burns everything on his way. Nero, the all-powerful master, is a beggar at the foot of each poet of reputation. He is envious of the talented and he oppresses them mercilessly; he goes beyond all bounds, when he has a vision of success. His manic passion passes death sentence on anyone who does not cheer him. Nero strives for beauty, but he travels through a bloody nightmare in order to arrive in ashes.
The novel "Darker Muses: The Poet Nero" has been translated into 16 languages. Its main character died in Ancient Rome. Alas, not forever.