IMG2016_smWhen it comes to writing, Lex is driven to put words on paper. Well, digital paper.  At the beginning of this decade her love of romance books took her to author sites which led to more writing and the creation of a blog called Sunlight Sucks. That’s where author Jennifer Leeland first saw her work and encouraged (cough *bullied* cough) her to submit her writing to publishers.

Now an award winning, multi-published, PAN author, Lex is a member of Romance Writers of America and active in her local Orange County chapter.  Despite how distinguished that sounds, Lex is still driven by the written word, driven to write them and read them. At one time she had so many books her husband banned her from bringing home anything but digital editions.

Born and raised in Salinas, California, home of the California Rodeo, Lex moved to Southern California in 1992. Creative and a little left of center, with her writing and graphic arts as the main focus of her life these days, Lex is a minority in conservative Orange County where she lives with Rott, her long haired, tattooed husband and a bunch of cats she calls Babies. She has one daughter, a millennial who is an artist and gamer. Lex loves loud rock music from any era, builds her own computers, wears body jewelry in her ears and has a double helix threaded with purple titanium. Purple is her favorite color of course. A former IT Geek, Lex works full-time as a bean counter at a 105 year old cemetery.

Lex was a blogger before she was an author and has been online in some capacity since 1994. The domain she’s had since 1995 has become her graphics site Winterheart Design. She’s been blogging at Sunlight Sucks since long before she was published. She is also one of several gay romance authors involved in the Lords of Aether serial story project.

Please feel free to send Lex a message. She loves her fans and is happy to send them bookmarks and other goodies. Her door is always open at lex at lexvalentine dot com.

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rwa_logo_newLex is a member of Romance Writers of America, Rainbow Romance Writers and the Orange County Chapter of RWA. She is the past Treasurer for PASIC and OCC.

Former member of: Passionate Ink, PASIC and Fantasy, Futuristic and Paranormal Chapters.