Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy explains what personal data is collected when you visit (later referred to as “Site”) and how this information is used. Personal data is any information about you by which you can be identified.


What personal information may be collected

  • your name and email address (only if you provide it voluntarily)

  • anything you write in the comments or send using the contact page

  • your IP address

  • your girlfriend’s name and phone number (joking!)



When you leave comments, the Site collects the data shown in the comments form, your IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. By storing the data, follow-up comments can be recognized and approved automatically instead of being held in a moderation queue.



The Site uses cookies. Cookies are small pieces of information that are temporarily stored by your browser on your computer. They are used to enhance user experience by allowing the servers to identify your computer and web browser. They are also used by advertising companies to tailor ads that are displayed to you (third-party cookies).

If you leave a comment, you may opt-in to save your name and email address in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.


Google Analytics

The Site uses Google Analytics to understand how readers navigate the web pages and to gather statistics. All information is collected anonymously and presented as statistical data.

Google Analytics uses cookies and any information generated by Google Analytics cookies is used in accordance with this privacy policy and Google’s privacy policy.


Embedded YouTube videos

YouTube uses cookies and the Site uses embedded YouTube videos, which behave as if you were watching them on YouTube. When you play any of the embedded YouTube videos, you will receive cookies from YouTube.

By pressing play in the embedded YouTube videos, you agree to receive cookies from YouTube and agree to their privacy policyClick here to learn how Google and YouTube use cookies.


Paypal donations

The Site accepts PayPal donations, but it does not store or process PayPal payment information locally. That information is securely transmitted to, and stored by PayPal itself.

Only information about the completed transfers is stored by the Site, such as IPN response data from Paypal. This information is only kept for statistical purposes.

You can read PayPal’s privacy policy here.


Keeping your personal information secure

The Site stores and processes your personal information in accordance with data protection legislation. The data may be transferred and stored outside of the European Economic Area, for example, to the United States of America as some of the service providers that process your information may be outside the EEA.


Your information rights

If you have left comments on the Site, you can request a copy of the personal data held about you, including any data you have provided (you may need to prove your identity). You can also request that any personal data held about you is erased. retains the right to disclose your personal information if it is required by law or when in need of reporting any offending users if they perform criminal activities on the Site.



If you’d like to get in touch, please use this contact form.


Third Party Links

The Site contains links to third-party websites. When following external links, you are leaving the Site and by doing so, you may provide information to third parties. This privacy policy only applies to the Site, so when visiting other websites, you should read their own privacy policies.



The Site retains the right to make changes to this privacy policy in the future. It is your responsibility to make sure that you are aware of any changes posted on this page, therefore, it is recommended to check this page for changes on a regular basis. When changes are posted on this page, they become effective as soon as they are posted.