Today My Shelf Confessions is excited to present Keith Rommel and his book blog tour for The Lurking Man that is part of his Thanatology series. I read the synopsis and it sounds so fascinating to me, I’m looking forward to reading it at some point! Rommel is sharing a Where You Write post with us.
I live in sunny Florida and what I see around me is beautiful; a clear blue sky, crystal clear water and a place where vacationers will pay a lot of money to be. I beg the question: How would you like this as your surroundings while you read or write your next novel?
Sure, people have the impression that it is amazing living in paradise, sitting in the shade with my feet up while I sip lemonade and write my next novel. Oh, how the words flow while a gentle breeze caresses my skin and lift my spirit. Imagine how I sink into the seat while the slosh from the waves lap the shoreline and relaxes me. It sets the mood perfectly…
But wait a second. I don’t write love stories, I write dark suspense that touches on psychological horror. The pretty backdrop and feeling cozy wouldn’t inspire me to write the things that I write. I assure you, there is no caress from a breeze or the swishing sounds from waves breaking on the shoreline. There is this: