Pre-Order Bonanza!

Hello, Internet! It’s been a crazy week over here. I have not only one but two stories available for pre-order and will be released next month within a week of each other. Nuts, I say! Nuts! The first is my States of Love novella The Unlikely Prospect will be available on December 7th! The story takes place…

Viva La France! Lex Chase Translations!

Hello, Internet! Well, do I have news! In yet another hum-drum night in my writing cave, I got the notice that the entirety of Checkmate as well as the Screw-up Princess and Skillful Huntsman Trilogy are being translated into French with Reines-Beaux Press! That includes: Cashing the Reality Check Conventional Love Miracle in Axis City…

Happy New Year 2016!

Happy New Year, Internet! What a year it’s been. Hella stressful, but mostly good! Here’s a look back on the greatest hits and what you can expect for the coming year. Looking Back In December 2014, I signed on with DSP Publications. It was exciting, yet terrifying all at once. All of my books got postponed…

POW! Checkmate Ever After Is Here!

 Hello, Internet! The wait is over! Checkmate Ever After is here and ready for your public consumption! Today, I’m hanging out at Joyfully Jay with a little release day fun! I answer the burning question that all authors and readers wonder “Who am I?” Join me as I own up to being a quirky writer. Also…

The Super Comedy of Checkmate Ever After!

  Hello, Internet! We’ve got quite a few stops on the Checkmate Ever After Blog tour! Today, I’m at The Novel Approach for Genre Talk where I discuss my complicated relationship with LGBT representation in comic books. Over at Anne Barwell’s place, I was discussing of all character types, why superheroes? And at Aidee Ladnier’s…

Superheroic Sidekicks at Sinfully Book Reviews!

  Hello, Internet! The Checkmate Ever After Blog Tour continues today at Sinfully Book Reviews! Today, Garth takes the wheel as he shares a day in his superheroic life playing sidekick Memphis-Goddamn-Rook. He goes toe to toe with some very familiar faces, and it’s not a bird, or a plane. If you know what I mean….

Checkmate Ever After Blog Tour Kicks Off!

  Hello, Internet! Turkey Day is over and I had an awesome vaycay with my lady fair. Which I…promptly flat fell over with Death Cold 2015. Blergh! But the Checkmate Ever After Blog Tour kicked off on December 1st! In case you missed it I was over at Charlie Cochet’s Purple Rose Tea House talking…

Get Pawn Takes Rook In French!

Hello, Internet! It is my great pleasure to announce you may now pick up Pawn Takes Rook (or Quand le Pion prend la Tour) in French from Reines-Beaux Press! The entire series has been contracted for translation, so I’m excited to see where this goes! Right now #LexBeLike… Regrettably, I do not speak a lick…

Second Helping of Loving and Loathing Vegas!

Hello Internet! Tonight I’m burning the midnight oil to finish up my Dreamspinner Press Advent Calendar submission “Loving and Loathing Vegas.” So close to the end! To sum it up, Jackson and Vegas are just a pair of regular incubi guys who run a diner with damned good coffee and sinful pies. As living embodiments…

What’s Up With This Week!

You say to me, “Lex! Where the frig is the Flash Fiction Friday piece this week?” And I say, “This week’s guests found themselves indisposed. But tune in for next week!” But! There’s been some awesome going down in Land of the Lex. First, the third Thursday of every month I have a regular column…

Wanna Name The Pawn Takes Rook Fandom?

Heroes! Name The Pawn Takes Rook Fandom! Live In Infamy! Pawn Takes Rook: Checkmate Ever After is coming this December from DSP Publications. A paperback anthology collecting the first three Checkmate stories plus an all new fourth story, and a bonus short. On top of that, new material added to the first three books and a cover…

HAHABT: Give Me That Old-Time Religion

May 17th is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia, and just in case you’re wondering about the title of this post, it’s the name of a song by Fisk Jubilee Singers from 1837. You can listen to it here or at the end of this post where I’ll embed it and make it…