Privacy Statement

This statement expresses my commitment to the privacy of all who view my website.

A. Information may be collected in two ways:

1. Web server statistics. The web server collects anonymous information on what pages the readers visit, and what technology they use to access the web site.

2. This web site does not use cookies.

3. Contact form. Readers may choose to send their personal contact information if a reply from me is desired. Readers may also send their answers to some simple questions about how they like the website. Answers and comments can be sent  without submitting any personal contact information if a reply is not needed.

B. The information collected is used as follows:

1. Web server statistics and readers' opinions about the website are used in aggregate to help improve the content and the performance of the website. This information is used primarily for internal purposes. These website performance statistics may sometimes be publicised, but only in summary form and without any personally identifiable information.

2. Personal contact information submitted via the contact form is only used for my direct replies to readers' inquiries. No personal contact information is ever shared with any other people or organizations. All reader requests to opt-out from further communications will be carefully honored.

C. External Links.

This web site provides links to many other web sites. I have reviewed every external link in hopes of excluding those with inappropriate content, but I cannot provide any guarantee of the content on these external links as they are updated over time. I am not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these external link web sites.

D. Guidelines for children.

If you are a child, here are some guidelines that you should follow. Parents should review these guidelines with their children to help minimize any risks the children might encounter when using the Internet.

1. Children should NOT provide online contact information (e.g. their email address) without prior consent of their parents, which will include an opportunity for their parents to prevent participation in the online activity.

2. Children should NOT provide offline contact information (e.g. their home address or phone number) without prior consent of their parents.

3. Children should NOT give permission to distribute their contact information without prior consent of their parents.

4. Children should NOT participate in online activities (special game, prize, or other activity) without prior consent of their parents.