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…

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…

The Evil I in Insecurity

Hello Internet! Today, on a Very Special Lex Chase.com, we’re taking a topic that everyone faces by the horns. You know what I mean. That word that sneaks up on us in the moment of our biggest victories. That evil I-word that steals our greatness and sends us ducking for cover. Today, let’s talk about…

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 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…

Dreamspinner Press Labor Day Sale!

Hey guys! Letting you know Dreamspinner Press is having a super awesome Labor Day Sale! From now until September 5th, you can save 25% off site-wide! No code necessary! To top that off, if you’re going to GayRomLit this year, you can still get free shipping on paperbacks to the event for pickup with code…

All Lex Chase Titles! 25% Off!

Did you catch the Dreamspinner Press 25% Off Discount Code today at my Facebook Chat? Well here you go! Use Chase0802 (case sensitive) And everyone gets 25% off all my books and lasts until Monday August 4th! Why don’t you pick yourself up some silly superheroes? Or perhaps some vicious vampires and Roman werewolves! What…

Pawn Takes Rook: One Year Later

It’s been one year since Memphis Rook burst onto the scene and saved Hogarth Dawson from a mugging. That itty bitty novella, called Pawn Takes Rook, introduced readers to the world of Axis City, its superheroic inhabitants, and a crapton of pop-culture references. To say it changed my life would actually be a lie. To…