Friday, May 9, 2014

BLOG TOUR: The Sin Circus

Please welcome Georgina DeBurca, one of the authors included in The Sin Circus anthology! She's here today to share about her involvement in the project. :-)


Blood, Sweat and the Big O

I’ve always wanted to be an author. I’ve toyed with writing for quite some time but never in my life did I imagine I would get this kind of opportunity.

When I was first asked to contribute to “The Sin Circus” – I asked the author who set it all up, Rachel, if she was joking. My first thought was why me, I’m a nobody. Then when it became more real, my musings ran more along the line of - what if I wasn’t good enough. How do you know if you’re good enough?

I pushed everything I was feeling away and just wrote my piece and hoped for the best. I then sent it off, while closing my eyes, and waited.

When I received it back with all the edits, my heart literally sank to the floor in a crushed and broken heap. I’m not gonna lie, there were tears, and FYI – I’m not a pretty crier. My story was definitely not good enough, I wasn’t good enough. I considered giving up on the story and my dreams of becoming a published author right then and there. I closed the document and refused to look at it again. I went pretty radio silent for a few days and it didn’t go unnoticed. I received encouragement and a firm kick in the ass from several of the group.

Well, when I looked at the edits the second time, I could see where all the suggestions were coming from and why it needed so much work. I pushed my headphones on and knuckled down. I primped, polished and reworded everything that sucked… I mean everything that didn’t work ;) It took a few days but I did it, then sent it back.

It came back again and had more edits. Well… I have to say, I may have cried again. It was somewhat easier going through it the second time. I did everything I needed to. Found a few more issues and corrected those as well and sent it back.

Finding out it was ready for the proofer had me jumping for joy. It was good enough. It had passed the high level of scrutiny and this was really happening. My story was definitely going to be published. Everything from here on out was just small details.

The whole experience. I loved it. I loved the circus theme, it was different but in a good way. This was my first sex scene, first ménage as well as my first story that will be published. It’s a lot of firsts. The whole experience was like popping my author cherry. It was uncomfortable, emotional and a little painful at first, but as time went on, it was easier, smoother and more pleasurable. And right now – I’m pretty much reaching the climax. That’ll be the day the Book goes live.

I’m so thankful I got to be a part of this anthology and that I got to work with these ladies. I hope y’all enjoy the book.


About the Author
Georgina DeBurca loves writing all sub genres of romance. Happily married with two wonderful children, she spends her days as a child-wrangler and word-whipper. When she's not creating stories that elicit gasps and moans, she reads and makes jewellery.

If you can't come to England to find her, then pop online to any of the links below and she’d be more than happy to have a good old natter with you.

Find the author:

The Sin Circus

Everyone remembers their first trip to the circus--the home of fantasy and dreams. Where the idea that anything is possible meets a creative reality of alluring tricks and amazing acts of defiance. The big top is known for inspiring lust, awe, and happy memories, and now you'll see it like never before.

Some of today's hottest romance authors combine the decadent memories of the center ring with all the flavors in erotic fiction in The Sin Circus. Whether it's with a dominating Ringmaster, a lion tamer's bratty kittens, or a dark Harlequin King, this show is sure to shock the audience with its dazzling dares and tantalizing tales.

Dark Surrender by Rachel Firasek He stole her control, but she hasn't completely surrendered her heart...yet.

Claimed by the Blade by Mina Carter He's waited years to claim her. Tonight, she's all out of excuses...

Ring of Fire by Lacey Wolfe The Ringmaster must figure out his feelings before his ballerina goes up in flames...

Unmasking Her Dom by Jennifer James Tormented by touch, the King of the Harlequin resolves to release his bratty sub before she strips away the last barriers between them, and discovers his secret shame.

The Bratty Lioness Tamer by April Angel Two sexy female lovers. A new master ready to tame them. And the performance they'll never forget.

Sweet & Sticky by Sabrina Garie Recipe for forever: Mix a flailing writer with a down-on-his-luck agent, toss in a pound of cotton candy and an empty bleacher. Let simmer.

Twice the Pleasure by Georgina DeBurca As the bindings unravel, two brothers race to save the woman who has captured their hearts.

With the Greatest of Ease by Anne Lange He traded a trapeze and the catch of a lifetime for a life in a courtroom. Now he’ll share her, to catch her, one last time.

***Warning: This is an erotic romance anthology of short stories depicting some BDSM, menage, anal, and other fantastically hot kinks.***

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