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….

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…

Checkmate: Spinning On Its Axis

ETA: Due to a multi-million dollar lawsuit, Grooveshark has shut down two days after this post. Well. Talk about timing and a major bummer. 😐 Did you know April 28th was National Superhero Day? And over at Krispy Kreme Donuts you could have gotten a free dozen of tasty sugary, buttery, calorie bombs. (But they…