Blood and Honey

Lilly. Mid twenties. British. Queer. Radical intersectional feminist. Woman. Writer. Physically and mentally chronically ill. Slytherclaw. Darkling Antiquarian.

We should start dating ab urbe condita (again)


Ab urbe condita (AUC), or “from the founding of the city (Rome),” calculates the date relative to Rome’s foundation (usually given as 753 BC), rather than from the birth of Christ. Let’s overthrow one problematic, biased dating system in favor of another!