Bayou Fairy Tale gets the Greenlight!

Hello Internet! In case you don’t follow me on Facebook, I announced on Tuesday Bayou Fairy Tale has been picked up by Dreamspinner Press! Listen up Fairy Tale fans, Taylor, Corentin, and Ringo are back in action with humor, hijinks, action, adventure, and your tears when you sob for mercy. Wait. I said that out…

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…

New Contract Means It’s Cupcake Day!

It’s Cupcake Day! As I announced on Facebook on Thursday, my second novel, Americana Fairytale, got picked up by Dreamspinner Press. That meant it was Cupcake Day. Well, what is Cupcake Day? Cupcake Day is a tradition I had started with my friends many years ago when I was pursuing publication. The rules went for…

Happy New Year!

It’s My (Day After) Book Birthday! Happy New Year to you and yours on this lovely first┬ásecond day of 2014. I want to start out by saying Pawn Takes Rook: Conventional Love is out! You can find it here at Dreamspinner Press, over yonder at Amazon, and for you B&N Nook fans you can get…

Conventional Love Up For Pre-Order!

That’s right, True Believers! Ring in the New Year 2014 with Checkmate #3, Pawn Takes Rook: Conventional Love up for pre-order over at Dreamspinner Press! For four dollars and ninety-nine pennies click the magical link right here to get dibs your choice of format. Prefer Amazon or Barnes & Noble? No worries! Conventional Love will…

Chasing Sunrise Sees The Light

On November 19, 2013, Chasing Sunrise, Book I of the Darkmore Saga, has at long last been contracted for publication. As I posted on Facebook, after fifteen rejections sweet sixteen was the lucky number. Honestly? I’m still in shock that this is really happening. It was an impossibly long journey to get here, one that…

GayRomLit 2013 AKA What Just Happened To Me?

I Came, I Saw, I Kicked Ass This year, I was lucky enough to go to my first ever GayRomLit Retreat in my second home of Atlanta, Georgia. To sum it up in one sentence? OMG IT WAS SO TOTALLY WICKED AWESOME! I was pretty nervous that no one was going to know who the…

Pawn Takes Rook: Cashing The Reality Check Is Here!

At last! Checkmate #2 Pawn Takes Rook: Cashing the Reality Check is here!┬áBut, holy hell, let’s back up a second, because I have had a release day like you would not believe. Short version: Helped a woman live through a stroke, comforted a little boy who thought he was watching a woman die, saved a…

Pawn Takes Rook Checkmate #3 Gets The Greenlight!

Hello Internet! I have very exciting news! I have gotten a contract for the final book in the Pawn Takes Rook saga, Checkmate #3 Pawn Takes Rook: Conventional Love! Just three days before the release of Checkmate #2 Pawn Takes Rook: Cashing the Reality Check! I also want to mention I’m over on Cate Ashwood’s…

Pawn Takes Rook: Cashing the Reality Check Cover Reveal!

At long last, I can reveal the dynamite cover to the “Pawn Takes Rook” sequel, “Cashing the Reality Check!” If I’m being honest, I’m flipping out a bit. Okay, a lot! Paul Richmond, Dreamspinner Press cover artist extraordinaire, has really outdone himself this time. To my knowledge, it’s likely the only Dreamspinner cover, excluding Harmony…

My First Piece Of Checkmate Fanart!

I am extremely honored and touched that a local Checkmate fan, Mae Wynn Talley, made with her own two hands a Hogarth doll. I cannot describe how much I love it to bits. I’ve never met Mae personally, but her mother works at my doctor’s office so I’m always passing along treats and trinkets for…

At Long Last… Checkmate Concludes

As of 1:40 pm US Central Standard Time, I have typed the words that had eluded me on the “Checkmate” series since Christmas. Those magic words? The End. It’s over. After drafting the first silly novella in December 2011 with no idea where the hell it would go or even if it was worth publishing……