Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions

This is a personal website. Nothing here is written by a third party. Nothing that you receive from me is unsolicited. I don’t collect your personal information.

Emails from this site are sent to you only after a subscription process is completed that exists on this website only. An option to unsubscribe exists, as well, which is located at the foot of every email. Readers who subscribe to my newsletter receive messages from this site only.

I will never give away nor sell my subscriber list, and I have in place security measures to prevent its theft or misuse. (You should be aware, however, that the risk of inadvertent disclosure can never entirely be eliminated.)

My web server automatically generates standard traffic logs, which are accessible only to administrators of this website.

Comments that you post in one of the various commentary sections on this site may be edited or deleted at my discretion.

Links on this site that direct you to third-party locations are sometimes affiliate links. Please see my Affiliate Disclaimer for more information.

Using this website implies that you agree with the following terms:

that the content of the pages of this website are for your general information and use, and that the I, the owner of this website, reserve the right to change anything on this site without notice;

that I provide no warrantees or guarantees as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, thoroughness or relevancy of this content; nor can I accept liability, to the fullest extent permitted by law, for inaccuracies or errors; that no health or medical claims have been made by this website and that this website is not a forum for such information; that the information on this website is provided to you for entertainment purposes only and is in no way intended to diagnose, cure or treat any condition, medical or otherwise; that your use of any information or material on this website is entirely at your own risk, your having accepted responsibility for ensuring that such information and material matches your own requirements, and that you exercise appropriate caution when using the content available on this website;

that this website is not intended for users under the age of eighteen; that it does not seek to collect personally identifiable information from such visitors, whom this site expressly prohibits from submitting such information or from registering for any service that this site provides, including the ability to submit comments;

that the content on this website includes material that I own or license, including (but not limited to) elements of writing, photography, video, design, layout, look and appearance—assets that are protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws of state, national and international jurisdiction, meaning in part that you may not use this content in a software application, nor deep-embed this content into another website, nor link to this website in any manner in which the site is “framed” (i.e., surrounded by third-party content);

that I carry no responsibility for the content on any site to which this website links, nor can I accept any liability involving transactions between guests to this site and third-party merchants, nor control the destination of links that leave this site;

that I do not necessarily endorse any opinion or statement posted by guests to this site, nor do I accept any liability with respect to such opinions or statements;

that any material you submit to this website in any commentary section is neither libelous nor inflammatory, nor infringes upon intellectual property rights of any kind, and that you grant to the owner of this website perpetual, irrevocable, wordwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use or edit this content;

that you have read and agree with this website’s Privacy Policy.

Using this website implies that you agree with these Terms, which may be modified from time to time. If you cannot agree with the terms and conditions listed above or with our privacy policy, please do not use this website.