- Hinky Dinky Parlay Voo
I finally figured out why Kitty Dukakis drank rubbing alcohol,— life’s ponderables being imponderable as they mostly are. Why in competitive cheering a cheerleader’s worst nightmare is an illegal tower. Why, in that beautiful language of theirs, the deaf love the sign for New Orleans. [End Page 68]
GERALD COSTANZO was educated at Harvard and received his M.A. from The Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins in 1970. Since then he has been a professor at Carnegie Mellon University. His work has appeared in American Poetry Review, The Nation, The Georgia Review, and Ploughshares among many other magazines, and he has written and edited ten books of poetry.