Once a fan boy, forever a fan boy

George R.R. Martin Reads His Adorkable Fan Letter From When He Was 15

George R.R. Martin made a lovely guest appearance on an upcoming documentary about comic books on the History Channel. At only 26, Martin won the Hugo Award for Best Novella for Song of Lya, but before that, Martin had been published in the fan mail section of “Fantastic Four #17”. 

In the documentary, entitled Superheroes Decodes, Martin points out that this was the first time his writing ever appeared in print! Listen to a snippet from the documentary!

And read Martin’s full letter below:

 

 

 

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