Book Signing, Book Tour, Markets & Festivals

Winterfest 2019

July 10, 2019

Another weekend and another event at my bookstall. This time was Winterfest 2019 in Hawkesbury, NSW outside of Sydney, Australia. This was also my first time to have all my new banners and signs. From the results and number of people I saw make a beeline for my stall, I know they worked well. As you can see from the…

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Book Signing, Book Tour, Markets & Festivals

Supanova 2019

June 29, 2019

Last weekend I attended the Supanova Comic and Gaming Con in Sydney, Australia for the first time as a vendor. I’d had been before twice just to check it out, but this year with my ramp up as a fantasy author, I got myself a table shared with fellow author Natasja Rose to help cut the cost and offered 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, 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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Fantasy, Gorp, Novels

Gorp the Goblin Books 2 & 3

November 1, 2018

Every Gorp the Goblin novel was written during a NaNoWriMo, Book 1 was in 2010, years later I finally published it. Book 2 was written in 2017, but it wasn’t finished until November 1st, at 12:01 am. The start of NaNoWriMo 2018! I decided to write the 3rd and final book this year. Only problem was, I still had to…

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Book Tour, Fantasy, Novels

Reddit Fantasy Author of the Day

May 8, 2018

On Reddit.com there is a sub-reddit called /r/Fantasy, where all things fantasy related are discussed. They have a Writer of the Day segment, where a fantasy author will submit months in advance to come on a certain day and do a AMA (Ask Me Anything) to the group. Below is the link to that with some great questions asked. Reddit’s…

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Interview: Risingshadow

April 5, 2018

Today, the Sci-Fi/Fantasy website Risingshadow posted an interview they did with me recently. Covered in this interview is some insight into Gorp and future works. The interview can be read here – https://www.risingshadow.net/…/833-an-interview-with-jon-ray