Research can kill the mood quicker than anything.
Middle of a fight scene – wait, would that move be plausible?
Middle of an arguement – I need something clever to come back with.
Middle of a sex scene – what’s another word for penis that doesn’t sound like it came from a text book or a porno?
Middle of a ‘scene’ scene – what the hell is that crevice in a mountain called?
Story of my life as an author…