Privacy Policy


This privacy policy was created in response to the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) which takes effect for citizens in the EU on May 25, 2018. But all site visitors should know that we take their privacy seriously.

Who I am:
I am Brigham Vaughn, author and owner of Two Peninsulas Press. I own and manage this website as well as jointly own and manage the Coles & Vaughn newsletter along with K Evan Coles. You can contact me with any concerns at

Sites Affected by This Policy – includes a blog subscription option
Coles & Vaughn newsletter – MailChimp sign-up form installed on site (view MailChimp’s Privacy Policy)

Data Collection – Website
Non-personally identifying information such as browser type, referring site, date and time of visit may be collected for the purpose of understanding how visitors use the site. This information is not released or shared with anyone not associated with Brigham Vaughn’s website.

Personally identifying information such as IP address, name, email address, website address, are collected for users who choose to leave comments on posts or who use the contact form on this website. Email addresses will not be posted, only name and website address if the user chooses to share it. This information is used by WordPress to send further comments/responses to users who choose to receive them or by Brigham Vaughn/Two Peninsulas Press for the sole purpose of communicating with website visitors. This information will not be disclosed to anyone outside of Brigham Vaughn/Two Peninsulas Press except in response to a court order or governmental request.

At times, similar data may be collected on other forms for giveaways, book orders, opinion polls, etc. We will not ask for any data that is unnecessary and relevant for the purpose stated on the form.

Held on file with WordPress: name and email address of anyone who signs up to receive updates when something is added to the website. Users may unsubscribe from these updates at any time.

Cookies: Brigham Vaughn uses cookies to help identify and track visitors and their usage of Brigham Vaughn’s website. Visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers may set their browsers to refuse cookies with the caveat that some site features may not function properly.

Data Collection – Coles & Vaughn Newsletter
This newsletter is sent through MailChimp and subscribers names, email address, IP address, time zone, time of sign up, and possibly the reason/method for signing up (website sign up, Instafreebie sign up, other promotion etc) are stored at MailChimp’s website. See MailChimp’s privacy policy here. Brigham Vaughn uses this information for sending newsletters to subscribers, and it will not be shared with anyone outside Brigham Vaughn/Two Peninsulas Press.

In the footer of every newsletter, you will find an unsubscribe link. You may use it to unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. This does not delete your personal data from MailChimp or Brigham Vaughn’s records. To have your data deleted, you must contact me at

Your Rights Based on GDPR
You have the right to access your personal data and to know how it is being used.

You have the right to request that your personal data be updated or corrected.

You have the right to request that personal data will be deleted.


All questions and requests relating to your personal data can be directed to Brigham Vaughn at