'Game of Thrones' author George R.R. Martin joins Twitter

George R.R. Martin. (WENN.COM)

George R.R. Martin. (WENN.COM)

James Crugnale, TheWrap.com

, Last Updated: 11:49 PM ET

NEW YORK – “Game of Thrones” author George R.R. Martin has joined Twitter - but it doesn’t look like it will take too much time away from his finishing the series.

The fantasy writer used his new social media platform to plug his frequently updated LiveJournal.

“I don’t tweet all that much, please check out my live journal page. ;)” he tweeted.

Martin, who has numerous parody and impersonator social media accounts, had his publisher confirm the account’s authenticity.

“Are you following a #GRRM impersonator?” Random House tweeted. “We can officially announce that @GRRMspeaking is the real deal (though he won’t be tweeting much)...”

The author started off his first day on Twitter by following 15 other users - mostly stars from the HBO show.

 


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