Terms of Submission


1. By submitting content to my website, you grant me (Mindy Stricke) a non-exclusive, irrevocable, royalty-free, unlimited license in perpetuity to use and to sublicense the use of the content and the information therein in any way and in any and all media, but I have no obligation to use the material.  I may use the content in educational and artistic outcomes, live presentations, exhibitions, print, multi-media, digital and web-based contexts. You retain copyright for the original content you sent me though, and can re-publish it in any form you choose. I am under no obligation to compensate you for your story.

(Basically, in non-lawyer speak, this all means you’re allowing me to use the content you sent me as inspiration for my work).

2. You represent and warrant that you own all rights to any content you submit by any means to MindyStricke.com. You will indemnify and hold harmless this site, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, customers, vendors, hosts, officers, employees, and licensees, from any liability, damage or cost (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and cost) from any claim or demand made by any third party due to or arising out of any content you submit.

3. You acknowledge that I may edit your submitted content. Edits will be for spelling, grammar, and formatting purposes, as well as for clarity and length. If you have any questions about the editing process, please contact me. 

4. You can choose for your story to remain anonymous.