Privacy Policy

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All persons whose works are published by Ignite: Phoenix Lit retain copyright to their own work. Distribution of such work without the permission of the respective creators is an act of copyright infringement. All work shared on this site has been posted with the explicit consent of the owners of said content. If someone wishes to share content from this site, it’s highly encouraged to link directly to this site rather than reposting/reblogging/redistributing content without context. All works published on this site have been worked on diligently and all creators deserver credit for all of their hard work.


Your privacy is important. We ask that you don’t share any information that you don’t feel comfortable with sharing. There are parts of this site that will prompt you to input your data such as: surveys, comments, and contact forms. You are not required to interact with these functions, but if you choose to, be aware of what information you feel safe sharing. When you input your information to use these functions, you are giving your consent for your info to be used to fulfill said functions.

Since this site is part of WordPress, other visitor information may be collected (IP Address, browser info, devices used to access the site, and operating system) but this info will not be logged or shared by Ignite: Phoenix Lit staff.

Contact forms

This site has contact forms where you can choose to input your information. By utilizing the contact form(s) on this site, you are surrendering any info required for said forms. We will not use this info without your permission outside of communicating with you. This information will not be shared or distributed unless we have gotten explicit permission from you.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.


Ignite: Phoenix Lit is a Clark College student run site. The site may evolve with time and as we try to create a user friendly literary based experience. If you have suggestions in how to better the site, you can let us know through a contact form.


This site is not responsible for what information you choose to share in the comment section. The comments are public and when you choose to comment you are acknowledging the risk involved with sharing information in a public setting.

Comments that contain:

  • Racism
  • Antisemitism
  • Sexism
  • Explicit sexual content
  • Anti-LGBT content
  • Threats
  • Spam

will be subject to deletion.

Ignite: Phoenix Lit is a site that encourages thoughtful interaction. Bigotry and hateful rhetoric is not welcome on this site.