Submissions Permissions Letter

I hereby grant Kristen Ruth Smith (the Author) the nonexclusive and irrevocable right and permission to use and to publish my submission on kristenruthsmith.com and in any and all derivative works based thereon published or distributed throughout the world, in any and all languages, formats, and media, and in any and all promotions or advertisings for kristenruthsmith.com or derivative works.

I hereby represent that I have the right to grant the permission requested and that the material does not infringe upon the copyright or other rights of third parties. I hereby agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless Kristen Ruth Smith and Publisher from any and all claims and demands arising out of or in connection with the use of the material, including (but not by way of limitation to) any and all claims for copyright, libel, or invasion of privacy. This authorization and release shall also inure to the benefit of the legal representatives of the Author and Publisher, its parent company, subsidiaries, licensees, and assignees.

I further represent that I have full right, power, and authority to enter into this Agreement.