George Martin, who in isolation come to grips with the writing of the last books of the series “a Song of ice and fire”, yet you can’t keep a promise to the fans and to finish “Winds of winter” (The winds of winter) this year.
He wrote about this in his blog.
Martin promised to get the book out to the festival Worldcon. The pandemic coronavirus, the festival has moved to the online format, and the writer said that fans will not see your fantasy until next year. However, he assured fans that he wrote every day for several hours.
“Now I am in this hut in the mountains. I’m healthy, how healthy the guy is 71. But I was heartbroken when I found out that the trip was cancelled. But I’m not upset. I hope that by next year the virus will recede and I will have time to write a novel. Yesterday I finished a new Chapter three days ago another one, and another one last week. Yes, I write fast, but that doesn’t mean Roman is ready and I will release it tomorrow. There is still a long way,” said George Martin.
He also added that he does not intend to engage in other texts until you finish the book.
Earlier, Martin told journalists that he was glad the end of “Game of thrones” because it prevented him from concentrating on writing the last two books of the series “a Song of ice and fire”, on the basis of which was created the series. He also promised not to consider the opinions of fans when working on new novels, despite the fact that the final show they did not like, although he was in General terms based on the intent of the writer.