This statement discusses copyright terms and discloses the privacy policy for Melissa Keyser and Quarter Moon Living (the “Website”). Questions for clarification of this statement or comments may be addressed via email to

edited May 16, 2018



All images, text, designs, graphics, trademarks and service marks are owned by and intellectual property of Melissa Keyser, or the properly attributed party. You may never claim any of my intellectual property as your own or your unique creation, even with attribution. Individuals may use select amounts of my intellectual property with clear and obvious credit back to my site (as listed in FAQ). Melissa Keyser and Quarter Moon Living do not authorize anyone to copy materials published on this website for commercial use without written permission, obtained in writing by contacting me.

Notice and Take Down Procedures and Copyright Agent:

If you believe any materials on or from the Website infringe your copyright, trademark or other legal rights, you may request removal of those materials from the Website by contacting me at melissa @

Privacy Policy

Information We Collect

We may partner with third-party analytic companies, including Google Analytics, which gather limited information on visitors to our website automatically and stores this anonymous information in their server log files. This information may include IP addresses, browser type, basic IP information, referring pages, the operating system used and date/time stamps. This information does not identify individual users; it is used only for site administration, as well as for analysis of website usage and trends.

When you subscribe to my newsletter list, Seasonal Stories, I will collect your name and email address.

Registration is not required in order to use or access this website. You may be asked to register if you wish to leave comments. Please note that if you post comments on this site, any personally identifiable information you provide in those comments or articles may be read, collated and used by anyone viewing them. As such, I am not responsible for personally identifiable information you may choose to make available through these channels.

My Use of Cookies

A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. Most websites use cookies to provide easier and faster access to website features such as logins and/or repeat visits.  I do not store in cookies to any personally identifiable information in cookies. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the Website may not work properly or at all.

Newsletter Privacy

Quarter Moon Living offers the option to subscribe to our newsletter sent by email. The information I collect includes your first name and email. My email server tracks basic analytics like open rates and type of reading device. You will have an opportunity to unsubscribe from any future email communications via email.

Your information may be saved in a database of past email subscribers. You have the right to be forgotten, and upon request, I will delete all the data stored in my databases and anything else associated with you. I do not and will not ever sell your information to third parties.

Our Disclosure of Non-Personal Information to Third Parties

We may disclose non-personal information, in aggregate form (such as this website page view counts) to potential strategic partners or advertisers. 

How We Protect Your Personal Information

We consider protecting the security of your personal information as extremely important. 

We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we do not guarantee absolute security. We are not responsible for the unauthorized acts of others and we assume no liability for any disclosure of information due to errors in transmission, unauthorized third party access (such as through hacking) or other acts of third parties, or acts or omissions beyond our reasonable control.

Application of Privacy Policy You Access Third Party Websites

This Privacy Policy does not apply when you access third party websites, linked to this Website. I cannot control how third parties may use the personal information you disclose to them, so you should carefully review the privacy policy of any third party website you visit before using it or disclosing your personal information to its provider.

Changes in Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is subject to change from time to time. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Site and this Privacy Policy periodically and to be aware of any modifications.  We will notify you of any changes to this Privacy Policy by posting those changes on this page.

Affiliate Disclaimer

As of this time, I do not participate in any affiliate programs, but this is subject to change. I may be an affiliate for products that I recommend. If you purchase those items through my links I will earn a commission. You will not pay more when buying a product through my link.