Notes on the weird – IX

Bad Place: Any place with a powerful flavour of wrongness and rottenness. Haunted dwellings, evil woods, dark towers, sometimes even wastelands. What makes a bad place may be the psychic taint of evid doings, or deluded perception or some ritual desecration.

David Langford, Encyclopedia of Fantasy

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