— The Lost Words

Ladies, gentlemen, princes of this world. The sequel to The Amazing Adventures of Dashing Prince Dietrich has been committed to paper. Fair and square. In its glorious entirety. The best-named fantasy series of all time, Woes and Hose, has its volume no. 2 ready. And henceforth, it shall be known as: The Glorious Adventures of Glamorous Prince Dietrich!

Prince Dietrich

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Shiver me timbers. Today, Dedoimedo celebrates 10 fine years of operation. Neat. Smooth. In fact, so smooth, he’s a smooth operator. In the past decade, this site has loaded some 70 million pages to its unsuspecting readers, offering knowledge and humor, mostly the former. Time to celebrate. So what’s in there for you?

Celebration

Image taken from Wikimedia Commons, licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Dear readers, we have a new contest ahead of us! The format is very similar to the two previous contests that we had, the first one in 2013, which resulted in a lucky winner getting a Nexus phone, as the Ubuntu Phone was not ready yet then, and the one in 2014-2015, where I finally handed out an BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Phone to an entrepreneuring contestant. This year? The Ubuntu M10 tablet.

Ubuntu tablet

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Ladies, gentlemen, and princes of the world! The Kindle edition of The Amazing Adventures of Dashing Prince Dietrich is available for immediate mass consumption. So if you were containing and curbing or possibly even kerbing your enthusiasm, waiting for the digital version, contain no more.

Full cover

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The Amazing Adventures of Dashing Prince Dietrich has been published! The silliest book of the year is here, and you are more than welcome to grab yourself a copy. Paperback for now, with Kindle coming in a week or two. The name of the series? Woes & Hose. How about that.

Teaser

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Hear, hear. The physical proof for The Amazing Adventures of Dashing Prince Dietrich has arrived at my doorstep, and boy is it amazing! The book looks tip top. Not too thick, not too thin, just the right amount of pages. Fancy colors and fonts, a pimp-dope cover, and chapter styling to die for. Soon to be yours.

Dietrich proof

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Believe it or not, I have never had a writer’s block per se. I do have time periods where I scribble more or less prose, while my technical writing verbosity remains constant. But I have yet to face that dreadful situation when no words come forth from the tips of your fingers. However, I did notice a clear correlation between seasons and my inspiration.

Seasons & writing

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While you are eagerly waiting for the imminent release of the most awesome gunpowder slash renaissance era book, ergo ipso facto Dietrich, to be unleashed unto the world, you may want to consider participating in a Goodreads book giveaway. The Forgotten, the third volume in The Lost Words series, is up for grabs. Third book, ergo ipso facto three copies.

Proof

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One step closer to publication! The cover for my upcoming book, The Amazing Adventures of Dashing Prince Dietrich is ready, with all the bells and whistles and gilt trimming. Take a moment to bask in the artistic glory.

Dietrich, cover ready

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The publication work of the most amazing adventure ever undertaken by a prince, one named Dietrich no less, is chugging along nicely. Interior design, an avalanche of spelling and grammar fixes, and of course, the kickass cover art stuff. Designed by the legendary Anton Kokarev. Please take a moment to bask in the glory and finesse. Yes, you may consider this an update on the book progress.

Prince Dietrich cover

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