A Star Rises: Behind the Scenes of Design

Hello, Internet! On August 28th, I launched a limited edition t-shirt campaign A Star Rises to benefit the victims of Hurricane Harvey. All proceeds go to Feeding Texas, who will provide aid to area food banks affected by the storm. And let me tell you, launching a t-shirt campaign when you’re doing it solo is omfg stressful….

Monday Feature at C.S. Poe’s Blog!

Hello, Internet! In case you missed it, C.S. Poe invited me over to her blog for an interview. I talk about what it’s like to be an artist and the weirdest thing I have in my office space. If you thought my plush lymph node and plush anatomically correct heart was weird, wait until you…

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?…

GayRomLit Wrap-Up!

Hello, Internet! Another GayRomLit has come and gone, leaving behind the warring urge to sleep for a month and create all the things at the same time. I regrettably didn’t take enough pictures. I took a lot of Kansas City, not a lot of the con itself. This year, I decided to make the most…

10-9: The Best Story That Never Was

Hello, Internet! Today is a very special personal holiday for me. Over a decade ago I had begun a story called 10-9. The entire plot, like pretty much all of my novels was inspired from a five-minute conversation with a friend. While it had more than a few moving parts, but the premise was a…

New Stops on the Urban Fairy Tale Blog Tour!

Hello, Internet! I’ve got some amazing new stops for you on the Urban Fairy Tale tour! So let’s catch up! First and foremost, in case you missed it, I was on Jeff and Will’s Big Gay Fiction Podcast chatting about GayRomLit and my love of insane TV shows. Of course, I didn’t make a complete idiot of…

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…

The Sizzling Superheroes of the Checkmate Trading Cards

Ever since the end of my stupendous Pawn Takes Rook: Conventional Love blog tour, I had promised to reveal all 20 Checkmate trading cards I had drawn in one central location. So here we go! Now… Let’s have a moment of truth. I did a boo boo. Like. A big booboo. Yes. There are 20…