Privacy Policy

Please read this statement carefully before proceeding to access The Poetry of Living web site. Your use of The Poetry of Living web site indicates your agreement to abide by the Terms in effect.

Information Collection

The Poetry of Living is the sole owner of the information collected on The Poetry of Living may collect information from our users at several different points on our Web site.


In order to enhance their use of this Web site, users can choose to leave comments on particular articles of interest. To leave a comment, users must submit information including a valid email address. The Poetry of Living uses this information to screen out users who leave comments prohibited by our terms and conditions of use, and will not pass this information to any other organization.

Mailing List

The Poetry of Living maintains a mailing list. In order to sign up to receive regular emails from this mailing list, users must submit information including a valid email address. This information will be used in aggregate form only in order to assess general user interest in various internal and third party products and services, and your personal and contact information will not be passed to any other organization. Users who choose to sign up for the mailing list will receive regular emails from The Poetry of Living including new articles added to the site as well as emails from third party The Poetry of Living site sponsors. If you do not wish to receive emails from third party advertisers, please do not sign up for the mailing list.

Third Party Cookies

Some of our business partners may use cookies on our site (for example, advertisers). However, The Poetry of Living has no access to or control over these cookies, once we have given permission for them to set cookies for advertising. This privacy statement covers the use of cookies by The Poetry of Living only and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Third Party Advertising

Any ads appearing on this Web site are delivered to users by Google, among other services. Information about users’ visit to this site, such as number of times they have viewed an ad (but not username, date of birth, or any other personal information), is used to serve ads to users on this site. For more information about Google and cookies, please click here.

Log Files

Like most standard Web site servers we use log files. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information. We may use a tracking utility that uses log files to analyze user movement.

Legal Disclaimer

Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, The Poetry of Living may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site. In addition, there may be factors beyond the site owner’s control that may result in disclosure of data. Consequently, the site owner offers no warranties or representations as regards maintenance or non-disclosure of data.


The Poetry of Living web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we, The Poetry of Living, are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by The Poetry of Living.


All the text, images, or other content that are part of this blog are the property of the The Poetry of Living, unless noted otherwise. You may not duplicate, copy, or reproduce any photographs, articles, or material on this blog without the express permission of the The Poetry of Living. You are free to link to articles on this blog and without permission as long as you include the blog’s full name (“The Poetry of Living”) and a hyperlink. You are not authorized to use this content for personal profit. Unauthorized copying, reproduction, modification, republishing, duplicating, uploading, posting, or transmitting any material on The Poetry of Living is strictly prohibited.

Notification of Changes

Whenever The Poetry of Living changes our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, and other places we deem appropriate so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.