At the time also teased a major character twist -- "This is going to drive your readers crazy” -- that, in retrospect, likely referred to Hodor's final fate that Game of Thrones revealed in season 6.
September 1, 2015 -- GRRM confirms he is not writing ADOS alongside TWOW
A commenter asked him on his blog: "In Bubonicon you said you were writing the two last books ('I am writing both last book right now' [sic]."
"No," he wrote back. "And I don't believe I said that. If I did, I misspoke."
December 29, 2015 -- Deadspin theorizes GRRM "has no pages"
In a snarky blog post, the former Gawker property's editor in chief, Tim Marchman, argued that nothing GRRM had done in the past four years "suggests more books are coming our way."
Which we'd actually ignore if not for the fact that...