4 Works in Lysistrata
Lysistrata decides the best way to get this war won is to pamper the one who'll be doing the winning - she's Chosen of Battles, but how she goes about that is her business, thank you very much. In Caleb's case, it means a shave, a nap, and a lay, more or less in that order.
04 Dec 2017
While Xena is away on warrior business, Gabrielle is left behind in Athens. She meets and assists Lysistrata and her friends in trying to stop the Peloponnesian war using sex as their main weapon. When Xena finally arrives at the scene Gabrielle decides to test the women's strategy on her own stubborn warrior princess…
Caleb makes friends wherever he goes. Some of them happen to be six years old.
Lysistrata's job usually entails being Chooser of the Slain. This one, she thinks, will be different.
- Part 5 of And the Sun Burned In Them
Cosima is an American spy working with Britain in a fictional World War II, and when Lady Lysistrata gathers together the women of Britannia for their most important mission yet, Cosima finds her skills are needed more than ever. But this time, it is the sexes of Britain that are warring against each other.
Inspired by Eric Linklater's The Impregnable Women, this is essentially a fic of a fic of a play, the original being Aristophanes' Lysistrata.