Gorp, News, Novels, Promotions

Ending 2019 with Two More Book Trailers

December 30, 2019

As 2019 draws to a close and I sit in a flat in Balmain overlooking the Sydney harbor in Australia, I’m happy to report that I was able to get the whole Gorp the Goblin trilogy book trailers completed. Having a video for marketing purposes is a valuable asset for a publisher/author. I’m looking forward to 2020 and hope to…

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Gorp, News, Novels, Promotions

Gorp: Goblin Janitor has a Book Trailer

December 17, 2019

It is with great excitement that I’m happy to announce LJR Publishing has its first Book Trailer. They are much like movie trailers, but instead promote novels. This one is for the first book in the Gorp the Goblin trilogy, “Gorp: Goblin Janitor”. I plan to eventually have multiple book trailers for all of my books. There is also a…

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NaNoWriMo, Novels, Sci-Fi

NaNoWriMo 2019 and New Sci-Fi Series

December 4, 2019

NaNoWriMo 2019 has come and gone and with it, I am happy to relay as the image above signifies, that I have won my 4th NaNoWriMo, this also being my 4th attempt to do NaNoWriMo. With this year’s event, I decided to kick-off a new series and not just a new series a Science Fiction series, which opens up my…

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Book Tour, Gorp, Markets & Festivals, News

Signage and Delays

June 16, 2019

It’s been a few weeks since my last update, so I thought I’d spend a few moments tonight to provide some updates. As the title indicates, I’ve got some new signs made for LJR Publishing and will be displaying those first at the upcoming SupaNova Comic & Gaming Con in Sydney this weekend, starting Friday (Jun 21st). I created Book…

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Book Signing, Book Tour, Fantasy, Gorp, Markets & Festivals, Novels

Ironfest 2019

May 3, 2019

Last weekend, I attended Ironfest 2019 for the 2nd time. Last year, was my first time running a book-stall ever. A little has changed in that year. I currently have two books published, instead of just the one. Instead of just having a table inside the ballroom hall, I now have my own stall tent and was outside. I can…

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Fantasy, Gorp, Novels, Promotions

Gorp 3 Update

April 20, 2019

So yesterday, I saw a very rough draft of the Gorp 3 novel book cover, “Gorp: Defender of the Realm”. It’s by the same artist who has done the previous two and it looks amazing! Of course, with any work of art and interpretation, there were changes to be made, modifications, and things that need to be added. But the…

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Gorp, Interviews, Novels, Promotions

MyLifeMyBooksMyEscape Interview with Author Jon Ray

January 1, 2019

Recently, I sat down with the Interview Blog MyLifeMyBooksMyEscape to give some details about writing and my newest Gorp the Goblin book in the series “Gorp: Dungeon Overlord”. It’s my last author interview for 2018! Happy New Year everyone. You can read the internet here-> https://mylifemybooksmyescape.wordpress.com/2018/12/31/author-interivew-jon-ray/

Gorp, News, Novels, Promotions

Merry Christmas 2018

December 25, 2018

It’s been a busy year but with Christmas 2018 comes the release of my 2nd novel “Gorp: Dungeon Overlord”. This is also the 2nd book in the Gorp the Goblin series. It is available on Lulu from my author page, you can also find the first book in the series “Gorp: Goblin Janitor” in case you haven’t read it yet.…

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