On foreshadowing, world-building, and crafting layers of details….

Ok, for you “Game of Thrones” fans, here are some interesting videos to watch, some slightly out of date, but intriguing nonetheless, while we all wait for the final season to start next year. For me, as a fledgling novelist, they illustrate the depth of sophistication that a writer like George R. R. Martin can infuse into a series of stories. I clearly have a lot to learn.

Rhaegar: was Jon’s father the true hero of Game of Thrones?

What’s up with Jaqen H’ghar and the Faceless Men?

The Faceless Men’s masterplan:

Valyrian steel: who has the swords that can defeat white walkers?

Spider: what’s Varys up to?

Bloodraven: what’s the three-eyed raven’s secret plan?

Others: what do we know about the white walkers?

The Grand Maester Conspiracy: what are the maesters up to?

Aegon’s Conquest: how did Daenerys’ ancestors take Westeros?

What do Dany’s Undying visions mean?

Lioness: how will Cersei’s story end?

How Tyrion Lannister Can Help Against The Night King – Game of Thrones Season 8:

The Hidden Clues That Reveal The Last Dragonking – Game of Thrones Season 8:

The Horn of Winter: will Joramun’s Horn destroy the Wall?

The Horn of Winter and the Crypts of Winterfell:

Dragon Laid Eggs In The Crypts of Winterfell | Game of Thrones Theories:

Entire Game of Thrones Map/World Detailed:


Author: Jeffery L Harris

Jeffery L. Harris has worked in the Information Technology industry from 1976 to 2016, and over the years has done a LOT of writing. At work, he slung code as a developer and consultant, served as a software librarian and a production control traffic cop, and written application documentation, user manuals, and integrated Help Files. At home, he's written fan-fiction, sci-fi short stories, and his first post-Apocalyptic novel (inspired by his Y2K remediation efforts, contemplation of all those 2012 disaster scenarios, and a lifetime of comic books). When not writing, he can be found building sci-fi/fantasy models, participating in martial arts classes, or watching television/movies. He shares his home with one very patient wife, three tropical birds, and three terriers.

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