As an author, coach, and public speaker, I hope this blog will help to show the frustrations and joys of the work behind the scenes, and hopefully attract many people that will become friends, and maybe even fans of my work. Like all of life, it will be an adventure none the less. Thanks for joining me on the ride, and being a part of my life.
Author Johnny Ray's book, THE JOURNEY TO
WHITESTONE, a 82,000-word paranormal romance, the first in this Dream
Master series, is set in Atlanta, Georgia and the Great Smokey Mountains
of Tennessee. As Jacquelyn Parker struggles with her life spinning out
of control, resulting in a bitter divorce, and her career ruined, she is
sucked into a sinister world. It is her last minute prayer that
fortunately finds its way.
Johnny Ray has a passion for life and adventure that he loves
to share with his readers. As an avid traveler and professional
businessman conducting business worldwide for years he has made many
interesting contacts and received numerous awards for top production. He
has owned and operated several real estate companies, several insurance
companies, and a stock brokerage company. He loves radio and TV talk
shows, as well as speaking in front of various audiences. Feel free to
contact him if you need a guest speaker.
When it comes time to
play, he is very active in many sports including dancing, swimming,
tennis, biking, and skiing. While he loves adventures that are new,
interesting and challenging, making friends that share his passions is a
Johnny lives in Clearwater, Florida where he
works full time as a writer, and he can be often found in one of the
hundreds of coffee shops along the beach working on his next novel. He
belongs to the Florida Writer Association where he recently won the
Royal Palm Literary Award for best thriller, the Romantic Writers of
America, and the Mystery Writers Association. He attends various
national writer conventions throughout the year, as well as several
local writing groups in the Tampa Bay area of Florida.