I found the link again: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0415969786/qid=1111056357/sr=1-1/ref=sr_1_1/103-1212350-5859834?v=glance&s=booksLucius said:Noticed what? I think you've forgotten to add the link.
In his letters he frequently told that he felt himself being dicted his Conan stories by another "power" and that he never had to think long about them because they came easily to him.Zen Ken said:...I wonder, philosophically, if REH considered himself somewhat of a reincarnated storyteller, much like Patton imagined himself a reincarnated warrior of old.
There is also a Cymric (also written Cumbri) culture of Celts which existed in Cambria and Cumbria in the (historical) Arthur timeline. More about this in: "The Age of Arthur - A history of the British Isles from 350 to 650" by John Morris.ethicalsean said:...I always thought that Conan Cimmerians somewhat reflected the Cimbri. Crazy fellows who were into war and barbarians in the truest sense of the word... with the skills to prove it.