Privacy Policy


The Community at One Lit Place is a private password-protected area visible only to members. None of its features, functionality, personal information or membership activity is accessible by the general public. As such, inside of this private sphere, we are free to operate with full transparency and openness in the spirit of creating authentic relationships.


  1. If you register for a course, sign up for a membership, subscribe to the mailing list, or submit a “contact us” form, we may ask for your name, email address, street address, phone number and/or some background information on your writing experience and education. This information is used by One Lit Place exclusively so we may optimize your experience and improve our site, customer service, and services we offer.
  2. By choosing to add your email address to the email list, you are agreeing that you would like to receive announcements or information. You may unsubscribe from receiving future emails at any time by following the unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or you may email us at to request we remove your email address from our mailing list.
  3. Our Community is a password-protected private area of One Lit Place invisible to the general public and is only available to members inside the community area. Unregistered and non-logged in members cannot view the member area or any of its content.
  4. By joining our Community, you agree to and acknowledge that your profile and all information, content, and posts will be visible to all members. All postings in member forums are governed by our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct. We encourage you to use caution when revealing personal information, and you acknowledge that you are responsible for any loss of privacy or other harm resulting from your voluntary disclosure of personally identifying information.
  5. The site’s network and server employ security measures to protect the server and network integrity. The application is protected from malware and is scanned regularly for potential vulnerabilities, which are removed immediately if found. Despite such security measures, you acknowledge that a breach may still occur. You take responsibility for the possible loss or appropriation of any your information you post.
  6. Third party products or services may be included or offered on our Website. Our site may also contain links to other sites. Any third party products or services offered or included on our Website or linked to are not affiliated with One Lit Place and have separate and independent privacy policies. You are advised to read the Privacy Policies and Terms of Service of these sites as we hold no responsibility or liability for their content and activities.
  7. All billing and payment processing is submitted directly through Paypal. One Lit Place is not affiliated with PayPal and does not share information or receive information from Paypal.
  8. Our site uses Google Analytics, a tool that identifies statistical non-personally identifiable data regarding site traffic, site interaction, and IP address locations. This information enables us to more finely tailor the site to our key users and provide a better user experience.
  9. Cookies: Our site uses cookies to save an encrypted version of your password in the log in area of the community so you don’t have to re-enter it in full each time you return to the community. You are free to delete or disable this cookie, but you acknowledge that the site may no longer function properly or allow you to log in.
  10. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless such information is necessary for trusted third parties who agree to keep this information confidential to assist us in operating our Website and conducting our business.
  11. We do not use third party advertisers or affiliate links on our site.
  12. You may update your personal information by emailing us at at any time.
  13. Our Community is open only to those 18 years of age and older. We do not knowingly permit membership registration of anyone under 18 years of age.
  14. Children’s Online Privacy Protection: we do not knowingly collect or maintain personal information from anyone under the age of 13. Any person who provides personal information through the Website represents to us that he or she is 13 years of age or older. If we learn that personal information has been collected from a user under 13 years of age on or through the Website, we will take appropriate action to delete this information. If you are the parent or legal guardian of a child under 13 who has become a member of the Community or has otherwise transferred personal information to the Website, please contact One Lit Place ( to have that child’s account terminated. Any child under 13 years of age who wishes to take part in any course, seminar, or service of the Website must be enrolled by a parent or guardian by special permission of the administration of One Lit Place.
  15. Acceptable disclosure of personally identifiable information: One Lit Place may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety.
  16. By using our site, you consent to our Privacy Policy.
  17. This version of the policy was created and implemented on May 12, 2016. Any changes to our privacy policy will be posted here. Please check this page regularly for any updates.
  18. If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us here:

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