Pitfalls of Miscommunication

Greetings my Dandelions, and welcome back as I continue this series of posts on mental illness. I’d like to thank each and every one of you for commenting and sharing these posts on social media. It means a lot to me. And not only that, it means a lot to someone who needed to see…

Untangling Irrational Thoughts

Being irrational is any person’s Achilles heel. Losing all sense of how to logically work through a situation and exploding into a fit of retail therapy, or comfort eating, or having a relationship altering meltdown. Like ending a friendship, or ending in divorce. Being accused of being irrational only exacerbates the situation. It’s the classic…

Dear Media: I Am Not A Murderer

We’ve seen it all. The villain with dissociative identity disorder, the sex-crazed bipolar femme fatale, the depressed bomber, the paranoid lone gunman, the schizophrenic baby snatcher…the list goes on. And on. And on. And on. Oh. We have seen it all. Over time there has been a massive outcry for diversity and visibility in today’s…

Art of Lex Chase Is Live At The Novel Approach!

Hello, Internet! In a partnership with the lovely Lisa over at The Novel Approach, I have a regular monthly column “The Art of Lex Chase.” Over there I’ll be posting a new piece per month and the occasional doodle or work in progress. Because how else am I going to justify constantly drawing Hannigram? Amirite?…

I Am Not Ashamed

Hello, Internet! I’m Lex Chase! I always start my blog posts like that, don’t I? Perky. Happy. Usually do a few catchy sentences about whatever topic. If it’s Flash Fiction Friday here on my blog or if I’m on a blog tour. But today, I’m not here to sell you anything. Let’s start again. My…

At The Movies with Lex Chase: 10 Cloverfield Lane

Aaaah. 10 Cloverfield Lane. I was pumped. As often as I invoke the name of Saint. J.J. Abrams, my expectations were in the stratosphere. Seriously. My own author bio that appears in every one of my books states I unapologetically loved the ending of Lost. Even five years after the show ended, I still talk about it….

Dream Date at the Dreamspinner Press Blog!

Hello, Internet! If you haven’t dropped by the Dreamspinner Press Blog you’re in for a treat with another Some Assembly Required excerpt. As a part of the Dream Dates theme, Patrick and Benji have one of their own! Did someone say “Netflix and chill?” Ooh lala~ Tune in next month at the Dreamspinner Press Blog as…

Assembling Friendship at Joyfully Jay!

 Hello, Internet! It’s time for the Some Assembly Required blog tour wrap-up! Yesterday, the tour concluded at Joyfully Jay, where I reveal my quirky relationship with Bru Baker via 100% real text messages. We’re terrible influences on each other and obviously we need adults. Previously on Valentine’s Day I was over at Sinfully Gay Romance…

Assembling A Story at Sinfully Gay Romance Book Reviews!

 Hello, Internet! It’s time for the Some Assembly Required Blog Tour round-up! Forgive this late posting. Yikes! On Valentine’s Day I was over at Sinfully Gay Romance Book Reviews giving a happy reading of one of my favorite scenes from Some Assembly Required. I hope you enjoy. I have a thing for readings, I super-duper…

Down The Assembly Line with New Blog Tour Stops!

 Hello, Internet! It’s time for the Some Assembly Required Blog Tour round-up! Today we have three packed stops for you! First Bru is over at the Purple Rose Tea House, talking about adventures in DIY projects. And we did a two-part interview where Bru put me in the hot seat at Open Skye Book Reviews and I returned the…

Some Assembly Required Excerpt and Character Profile!

 Hello, Internet! The Some Assembly Required Blog Tour continues today at My Fiction Nook and Gay List Book Reviews! At My Fiction Nook, how about a little excerpt to wet your whistle? In which Benji seeks the truth about his new existence and Patrick is…not terribly helpful. And at Gay List Book Reviews, Bru introduces…

Assembling Your Jams on The Novel Approach!

 Hello, Internet! Finally! Some Assembly Required is here and let the shenanigans begin! Today the blog tour kicks off at The Novel Approach, where I set the mood with a Some Assembly Required with a lovely playlist Bru and I put together that symbolized the journey of Benji and Patrick. I left out my explanations for…