His fear-glazed eyes took in the tall, vulture-like form—the icy eyes, the long blackfingernails—the moldering garb, hideously ancient—the long spurred boot—the slouch hat with its crumbling feather--the flowing cloak that was falling to shreds. Framed in the black doorway crouched that abhorrent shape out of the past....
Legendary fantasy and horror writer... [click here for more]
These streets aren't just mean... they're teeming with evil.
Although best remembered as tbe creator of Conan the Barbarian and for his role in creating fantasy literature as we know it today, Robert. E. Howard (1906 - 1936) created many other larger-than-life heroes during his too short career... heroes who often smashed genre boundries just as eagerly as they smasked those who opposed them.... [click here for more]