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…

Featured Tea of the Day on Adagio Teas!

Hey Internet! Like tea? Like Fairy Tales of the Open Road? Adagio Teas has the Fairy Tales of the Open Road fandom tea at 20% off today! Created by the lovely DC, she lovingly evokes the charm and comfort of the Screw-Up Princess and Skillful Huntsman through her wonderful flavor combinations. A portion of all sales…

On The Drawing Board: Taylor Loves Peeps!

Hello, Internet! As you may or may not know, I got involved in a deep controversy yesterday over marshmallow Peeps. You know, those tasty, delicious, amazing marshmallow shaped chicks dusted in colored sugar. Some people love them, like me. Some people hate them. And those people are wrong. Wrong. Wrong.Wrong. To settle the score…Dude Princess Taylor…

Fan Squee! Fairy Tales of the Open Road Tea!

So there I am, just chilling this morning checking my email and I discover Tumblr user a-quick-drink made fandom tea blends at Adagio Teas for Fairy Tales of the Open Road! I gasped so loud my Mom thought I stabbed myself on something. JUST. OH. MY. GOD. LOOK. Look at these labels! So lovely! There’s…

Outline The Shit Out Of This: Part III

My favorite line in “The Martian” trailer, uttered by Matt Damon, is “I’m going to have to science the shit out of this.” — Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) June 17, 2015 Hello and welcome back to my Do The Shit Out Of This Series. You know, I’m going to be majorly bummed when The Martian…

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…

[Monday Spark] “No-Pants Weekend” by Lex Chase

Hello Internet! Here we are for another Monday Spark. How about something to cure your case of the Mondays and put a little perk in your step. You know what I mean. *hint* For today’s offering, I went sans prompt and decided to wing a little something in a day in the life of our…

The Princess Obsession

  Once Upon A Time… I could give a crap about princesses. And then I wrote a series about them. And then my life was a non-stop vomit of glitter. And it’s awesome. I’ve repeated the story a number of times about how Americana Fairy Tale and Fairy Tales of the Open Road came to be….

Disney Dreamer: Once Upon A Dole Whip…

Hello Internet! Thanks for joining us on this fine Wednesday. Charlie Cochet and Kim Fielding join me for our blog series Disney Dreamer, where we are recapping our recent Disney World vacation. First, it was strictly business, as we were in Orlando for the Dreamspinner Press Workshop. But Elizabeth North had the bright idea to hold…

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 Joins DSP Publications! What!

Let’s Dance! Now that the dust has cleared, I’m pleased to announce I’ve been accepted into the Dreamspinner Press imprint DSP Publications! And I’ve been dancing about it for the last three days and annoying the crap out of my mother. What does this mean? Well, quite a few things! What is DSP Publications? DSP…

How GRL 2014 Sent Me To The Hospital

It’s the most wonderful time of the yeaaaaar! This was my second year at GRL and it was a fucking blast! Last year was good. Enough to make me want to come back. But this year was amazing. It is game on for 2015 in San Diego! Air hugs and elbows! There had been a…