This is playing APRIL FOOL with a perfect finesse -- one is left dangling on the horns of belief and disbelief. Three cheers !!! CR Timothy Materer <[log in to unmask]> wrote: The discussion about legal use of quotations is timely since the listserv has received a stern letter from the estate informing us that not only quoting lines from the poetry but also the titles of poems must cease. We are seeking clarification from the estate as to why referring to titles does not in its view constitute fair use. They apparently feel that even the briefest quotation of poetry needs permission from the estate and the payment of fees. Until we settle the issue, please refer to poems only in abbreviated form. For example, T** W*** L*** or P******K. T. Materer List Owner TSE --------------------------------- You rock. That's why Blockbuster's offering you one month of Blockbuster Total Access, No Cost.