More than one kind of abominable thing lurks in the dark wooded hills of Vermont. Pray you don’t meet any of them.
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For me, at least, Weird fiction is probably best understood as the literature of despair: philosophical, cosmic, even depressive.
I could not help but envision Lovecraft as a similarly isolated figure. From his Providence apartment I imagined him looking out at the void, at “this revolting graveyard of the universe,” and raging against his self-imposed seclusion.