Who we are
Our website address is: It is owned by John Shirley. Content is authored by Brock Hinzmann and John Shirley and various guest contributors.

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website 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.

How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users who subscribe to our content notifications, we store the personal information they provide. All users can unsubscribe at any time. 

Where your data is sent
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.