Privacy & Legal Formalities


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I collect basic usage data about visits to the site to provide insights into how my writing is being consumed, and to understand which content is most valued and read.

I endeavour to gain these insights in the most privacy preserving manner feasible. In particular, I focus on aggregate data and do not engage in tracking of individual users or sessions via the use of cookies or other persistent data.

Data collected from all visitors:

Data collected when contacting me:

If you choose to subscribe to email notifications, book a calendar meeting, or email me directly, then I also collect your email address for the purposes of completing the requested interaction.

I do not store these emails directly, but rely on the services of third-party providers with GDPR compliant privacy policies, specifically:

Terms of Use

I offer this site to you on a best-effort, no obligation, no warranty basis.

While I try my best to publish honest, useful writing, I make no guarantee that any information is accurate, free from mistake, or suitable for use in your context.