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Got GOT?

Game of Thrones (“GOT”) is the most popular fantasy series today, and deservedly so.  I enjoy the books and am thrilled that the TV series is so well done. 394 more words


George R.R. Martin on why Joffrey died THAT way -- EXCLUSIVE

Spoiler alert: The following interview with Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin discusses a major plot point in Sunday’s second episode of season 4.


Review of Tuf Voyaging by George R.R. Martin

I think I have mentioned one or three times before on this blog that I simply don’t get on with Martin’s sprawling Fantasy epic series A Song of Ice and Fire. 487 more words

Book Review

Top 10 Fantasy Writing Tips From 'Game Of Thrones' Author George R.R. Martin

1. Don’t limit your imagination

I knew right from the beginning I wanted the story to be large and complex. Before A Song of Ice and Fire I had been working in television for ten years. 1,632 more words

Just Write It Down!

Holy Saturday

On Holy Saturday Jesus was in the tomb and the Disciples were together in the Upper Room for they were afraid.

Today is the Second day of the Novena of Divine Mercy, today Christ asks us to bring to Me the souls of priests and the religious. 253 more words


It Can't Be Perfect

As with anyone that loves books, no matter how much we love the book the fans always beg to have it produced into film. Then proceed to pick apart the movie when it is finally made, pointing out all the flaws and discrepancies from the novel. 399 more words

"(S)he's back!"

Oh, readers (are you still here? I hope so), I am so sorry for my far-too-long absence from That Worn Book Smell.

I have no real excuse other than I let life get in the way, but I am back and will be posting regularly from here on out. 243 more words