Terms and Conditions

By visiting www.bookendswriting.ca, you are consenting to our terms and conditions.



This website is operated by Bookends Writing Academy. The terms “we,” “us,” and “our” refer to Bookends Writing Academy. The term the “Site” refers to http://bookendswriting.ca. The terms “user,” “you,” and “your” refer to site visitors, customers, and any other users of the site.

Use of http://bookendswriting.ca, including all materials presented herein and all online services provided by Bookends Writing Academy, is subject to the following Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions apply to all site visitors, customers, and all other users of the site. By using the Site or Service, you agree to these Terms and Conditions, without modification, and acknowledge reading them. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content.

Any new features or tools which are added to the current store shall also be subject to the Terms of Service. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and/or changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.

Our store is hosted on WordPress and Paypal. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.



To access or use the Site, you must be 18 years of age or older and have the requisite power and authority to enter into these Terms and Conditions. Children under the age of 18 are prohibited from using the Site. Information provided on the Site and in the Service related to this digital course product and other information are subject to change.

Bookends Writing Academy makes no representation or warranty that the information provided, regardless of its source (the “Content”), is complete, current, or error-free. Bookends Writing Academy disclaims all liability for any inaccuracy, error, or incompleteness in the Content.

As a participant in any services offered by Bookends Writing Academy, you understand that all interactions will occur online through an online learning management system (for our online courses) and through Skype or phone calls for 1-on-1 coaching calls.



We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
You understand that your content (not including credit card information), may be transferred unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Credit card information is always encrypted during transfer over networks.

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the service is provided, without express written permission by us. The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise affect these Terms.


Prices for our products are subject to change without notice. We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content thereof) without notice at any time.We shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.



In order to use the Service, you may be required to provide information about yourself including your name, email address, username and password, and other personal information. You agree that any registration information you give to Bookends Writing Academy will always be accurate, correct, and up to date. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address and credit card numbers and expiration dates, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed.

You must not impersonate someone else or provide account information or an email address other than your own. Your account must not be used for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. You must not, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction.



The Site and the Service contain links to third party websites and resources. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible or liable for the availability, accuracy, content, or policies of third party websites or resources. Links to such websites or resources do not imply any endorsement by or affiliation with Bookends Writing Academy. You acknowledge sole responsibility for and assume all risk arising from your use of any such websites or resources. You should ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which tools are provided by the relevant third-party provider(s).

You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools ”as is” and “as available” without any warranties, representations or conditions of any kind and without any endorsement. We shall have no liability whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of optional third-party tools.



Your submission of personal information through the store is governed by our Privacy Policy.



We reserve the right, but are not obligated, to limit the sales of our products or Services to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction. We may exercise this right on a case-by-case basis. We reserve the right to limit the quantities of any products or services that we offer. All descriptions of products or product pricing are subject to change at anytime without notice, at the sole discretion of us. We reserve the right to discontinue any product at any time. Any offer for any product or service made on this site is void where prohibited.

We do not warrant that the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will be corrected.



The following refunds apply only to the 8-Week Writing Bootcamp:

  • We will reimburse 100% of the course fees within the first week if you decide to drop out.
  • We will reimburse 50% of the course fees within the second week if you decided to drop out.
  • No refund is available after the start of the third week of the course. However, the total amount not refunded can be applied to future training programs if the student is unable to attend significant parts of the Writing Bootcamp.
  • Special Cases: If a participant has started the Writing Bootcamp and is unable to continue due to prolonged illness or accident, death in the family, or other circumstances that make it impractical to complete the program, Bookends Writing Academy can arrange for the participant to enroll in a future offering of the Writing Bootcamp (schedule allowing). 
  • All refunds will be provided within 30 days of the withdrawal date.



  • Payment in full is required to participate in any of our courses
  • Course fees are due 7 days before the opening of the Writing Bootcamp course.
  • Payments are made via the checkout portal on the Site using PayPal. Credit cards can be processed with PayPal. You do not need a PayPal account to use the PayPal option.



Bookends Writing Academy reserves the right to cancel any course because of low registration or events beyond our control. In the unlikely event of cancellation, registrants will be notified and offered any available options or receive a full refund.



User may not copy, reproduce, display, distribute, modify or create derivative works based upon all or any portion of the course materials provided without the express written consent of Bookends Writing Academy.


You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Bookends Writing Academy and our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, agents, contractors, licensors, service providers, subcontractors, suppliers, interns and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents they incorporate by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third-party.


In the event that any provision of these Terms of Service is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms of Service, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.


Questions about the Terms of Service should be sent to us at bookendswriting@gmail.com.


Updated: April 2019