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….

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…

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…

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…

Happy New Year! Looking Back On 2014!

It’s 2015! Where Are The Flying Cars! Where are the flying cars? I was promised flying cars! Hello Internet, it’s that time for the obligatory recap of last year and plans for the new year. Hey! Everyone else is doing it. My year started off a little slow, and then barreled like a freight train into…

Lex Got Swaaaag~ GRL 2014 Preview!

With great giddiness and with my anxiety going through the roof, I’ll be a Featured Author at GRL 2014! I’m looking forward to meeting each and every one of you! When I’m not wandering around looking hopelessly lost, you can find me at these three events! Where To Find Me! Thursday October 16th: GRL Book…