Comment Policy

  • No Bigoted Language of Any Kind: Racist, sexist, homophobic, transphobic, ablest, etc, etc, etc… language will not be permitted. Bigoted language is determined by, and at my sole discretion. The bottom line is: check your privilege(s).
  • No Personal Attacks: No personal attacks are permitted in this blog’s comments. You may question or argue the content, but not attack the blogger, nor any other commenters. Failure to respect fellow participants on this blog could result in removal and blocked access.
  • Comment Spam: Any comment assumed to be possible comment spam will be deleted and marked as comment spam.
  • Commenters Blocked: Anyone who violates this Comments Policy may be blocked from future access and/or commenting on this blog.
  • All Rights Reserved: I reserve the right to edit, delete, move, or mark as spam any and all comments. I also have the right to block access to any one or group from commenting or from the entire blog.
  • Hold Harmless: All comments within this blog are the responsibility of the commenter, not the blog owner, administrator, contributor, editor, or author. By submitting a comment on my blog, you agree that the comment content is your own, and to hold this site and all subsidiaries and representatives harmless from any and all repercussions, damages, or liability.
  •  Stay on Topic: All comments must be in response to the blog post and/or the conversation developing within the blog post. Any comments that are simply advertisements will be deleted. Comments that actively distract, or derail the conversation will also be deleted.
  •  Responses to Comments are at My Discretion: I will not always be able to respond to each comment posted on this site. I retain the right to respond in whatever way I deem appropriate, in the ways listed (although not limited to): email, within the comment stream and/or in a separate blog post.
  • No Abuse of Any Kind is Permitted: No further explanation is necessary
  • The Moderator’s Decision is Final: basically… it’s my blog, and I’ll do what I want.
  • Trigger Warnings are Required: Any comments and/or links to material that is violent and/or distressing must include a trigger warning.
  • Things Change: I reserve the right to change these policies and/or any content on this blog whenever I deem it appropriate.