Parris Mcbride is an American blogger who operates a live journal showcasing details about her life. It is also known that prior to trying her hands at blogging, she worked in popular restaurants like the Old Wives Restaurant in Portland. Moreso, Parris is a philanthropist and an animal right activist but what really brought her into the limelight is her dalliance with the popular writer George R.R. Martin who wrote A Song of Ice and Fire which was adapted into the super popular TV series, Game of Thrones. Over the years, Parris is known to have led a quiet life and her only public appearance is normally in the company of her husband. Get the facts of her life below.
Parris Mcbride’s Bio
The American blogger and wife of famous writer George R. R. Martins is known and admired for her humanitarian services even though she tends to keep a low profile. As a result of that, relevant information pertaining to her early life, educational background, and even her birth is unavailable to the public. However, from the little we could gather, it has been confirmed that she was born and raised in the United States of America, precisely in Portland, Oregon. Her place of birth makes her an American citizen and her ethnicity is White.
It is also known that during her early 20’s, Parris lived in different cities but later on, she settled in her hometown in Portland and lived amongst her friends. According to various reports, she got a job at Old Wives Tales restaurant in Portland as a waitress but later left to work at Sambo’s Restauant Inc. before she discovered her passion for blogging and decided to focus on it.
There is actually no information regarding Parris Mcbride’s family as her husband George R. R. Martins seems to be her only known family member. The duo first met each other in a Sauna at Kublakhan in Nashville back in 1975. George who was with a group of friends was immediately attracted to Parris when she walked into the place. However, he was already engaged to Gale Burnick and they were set to get married. Parris, on the other hand, was drawn to one of his friends named Joe Haldeman.
Four years after George’s marriage to Gale, their union ended up in a divorce as love seemed to have disappeared from the marriage. As fate would have it, Martin and Parris bumped into each other a few years after his divorce. The duo fell in love and started a long distance relationship until Martin was finally able to convince Parris to move over to his home. The lovebirds started living together as partners and stayed so for over three decades before they finally made the decision to tie the nuptial knots on the 15th of February, 2011.
It is interesting to know that Parris Mcbride’s long term partner is a seasoned writer and has written several thrilling novels and short stories. He received further recognition and numerous accolades for being the writer of the popular fantasy drama series, Game of Thrones.
The two lovebirds are often seen together gracing charity events and making donations on several occasions. Amazingly, despite being together for such a very long time, the union produced no children. However, they both seem very happy and fulfilled together and are currently living in New Mexico with their cat named Mulligan. The two are very affectionate about their cat and has revealed that they consider Mulligan as their firstborn.
Other Facts About Parris Mcbride
1. The blogger is notable for her smooth and shiny red hair which suits her beautiful grey eyes.
2. Parris Mcbride is a longtime fan of Lord of the Rings and has a collection of the book and movie.
3. She loves animals and this prompted her to become an animal right activist. Parris has also been involved with various charitable events and humanitarian services
4. Her favorite character in the popular HBO series (Games of Thrones) is Arya Stark, the youngest and resilient daughter of Ned Stark. Interestingly, Parris made her husband promise not to have her killed in the film.