Recently I received my latest royalty statement from my publisher, and I was very excited to learn that my first novel, Ash, has earned out its advance. This is exciting not only because now I will get royalty checks for future book sales of Ash, but because … MY LESBIAN CINDERELLA STORY HAS EARNED OUT.
Authors don’t often announce when their books earn out. Some authors probably fully expect that to happen and it doesn’t seem like a big deal to them. Others probably never expect the book to earn out at all, so there’s nothing to state. But in a world in which it can often feel like anything about LGBT characters has a snowball’s chance in hell of being successful, I feel like this is something to celebrate. Cheesy as this may sound, now Cinderella really does get to live happily ever after. [Continue reading]