George R.R. Martin is taking his time finishing his A Song Of Ice and Fire book series, because he doesn't want the ending to be as unsatisfying as the end of Lost — an assertion that has ruffled some feathers.
Spoilers ahead if you haven't seen Lost's finale episode...
Martin's critiques of the island-castaway show, in a New Yorker article, drew the attention of Lost producer Damon Lindelof, who took to Twitter. Lindelof, who's been reading and enjoying Martin's A Game Of Thrones, tweeted: