to repay andy for his kind assistance,
i started today by tidying up his shop.
(so many phillips-head screwdrivers
and nary a phillips-head screw in sight.)
and i made my first
this piano once
served as a cabinet
for a bar of
was once a little boy –
an adorable, enterprising little boy, no doubt
did not want to practice piano
any more than he wanted to
take his bath.