Proper now Game of Thrones creator George RR Martin is isolating at this distant mountain cabin. There the 71-year-old creator has admitted he’s been writing day-after-day and issues are trying fairly grim in Westeros. And now his newest weblog put up might have teased The Winds of Winter might be launched later this yr.
Martin’s latest post involved his film theatre, the Jean Cocteau Cinema in New Mexico, which has been closed because the lockdown started.
He wrote of how he’s saved his employees on, working nearly on the JCC YouTube channel.
And simply earlier than signing off, he cryptically teased: “We hope to maintain including content material to the JCC… together with new ebook occasions… as soon as we reopen.”
Now simply what new ebook occasions adopted by a “dot dot dot” may the creator be teasing however The Winds of Winter’s launch later this yr?
Again in April, Martin wrote of his unhappiness that WorldCon New Zealand was being cancelled and changed by a digital expertise.
Final yr, the creator had stated how he meant on travelling to the sci-fi conference and made the July 29, 2020 begin his private deadline for having The Winds of Winter in his arms.
Whether or not he meant really printed or in manuscript type is unknown, however that’s nonetheless fairly the assertion.
Nonetheless, following WorldCon’s bodily cancellation, he made an attention-grabbing remark.
He wrote: “If there’s a silver lining in these clouds, this can give me extra time to complete WINDS OF WINTER.
“I proceed to jot down day-after-day, up right here in my mountain fastness.”
If something, it feels like Martin is on the house stretch.
Even with the pandemic, The Winds of Winter actually may launch this yr.