He doesn’t indiscriminately kill random characters.

He intentionally and deliberately kills characters for whom it makes sense to die.

An unusual amount of characters die in his books because most writers won’t commit to realism enough to do the same.


In this mysteriously leaked DVD commentary for Season 4 of “Game Of Thrones,” author George R.R. Martin drops some MASSIVE plot bombshells. (x)

This is the man.




Did you know that baby turtles inspired George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire? Find out about this and more in 15 real life inspirations for great stories.

what the fuuuuuuuuuuuuuck

 ”The fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire began as elaborate stories young George R. R. Martin concocted about his pet turtles. Sometimes a turtle would die; Martin fantasized that his turtles were plotting against each other to gain the throne of the turtle kingdom. Thus, Westeros was born.”

i am DONE

» I think I realized why they added Ros to Game of Thrones

just in case GRRM kills off all the main characters in the books, the show can still have someone to take over the Iron Throne.