After a short break again in Santa Fe, George RR Martin is again up at his mountain cabin working laborious on The Winds of Winter. And in his latest post, the 71-year-old reassured followers that he’s working laborious on the delayed ASOIAF novel. The writer wrote: “I write most days, sometimes into the evenings.”
That’s actually encouraging, since Martin has beforehand stated he solely writes his novels when he units apart a complete day to work on them.
But, in fact, the 71-year-old wants his downtime too and has shared with followers what Film and TV he’s been having fun with of late.
The Game of Thrones creator wrote: “At evening, after supper, I learn, watch tv, or display films (I used to like going to the films, since the perfect place to see a movie is in a theatre with an viewers round you, however the pandemic has put an finish to that for the nonce).
“A few issues I’ve actually loved currently…”
Martin continued: “Parris and I binged on HBO’s adaptation of Philip Pullman’s HIS DARK MATERIALS after I was again in Santa Fe, and beloved it.
“Gorgeous manufacturing, nice solid (beloved Lin-Manuel because the aeronaut), and SO significantly better than the characteristic movie. Plus armored bears.
“Can’t go improper with armored bears. The world wants extra armored bears. All the daemons are cool too. (Hate that rattling monkey).
“If you’re a Pullman fan, give this a glance. And if you happen to’re not, watch it anyway, it might make you a Pullman fan.”
Martin added: “The Boss is aware of all of the secrets and techniques of life… however, hey, he’s from Jersey!
“The music canNOT be beat, and I like among the selections the filmmakers made, just like the lyrics developing on display.
“With uncommon exceptions, I’m not normally an enormous fan of musicals… however this one rocks. (If it even counts as a musical).”
Last month, the writer shared his writing struggles with The Winds of Winter.
He wrote on his weblog: “Dwelling the place I’m now, deep within the coronary heart of Westeros, I discover myself surrounded by my characters, the youngsters of my thoughts and coronary heart and soul.
“They are actual to me, as I write them, and I battle to make them actual to my readers as nicely.
“All of them are flawed, from the perfect to the worst.
“They do heroic issues, they do egocentric issues.”