a nutcracker isn’t the best gift
for someone with nut allergies.
a pair of gloves does not make sense
for a person missing both arms.
honestly, i made a mistake
when i presented you my heart.
Robert Lee Brewer is author of Solving the World’s Problems (Press 53) and an editor with the Writer’s Digest writing community. He’s married to the poet Tammy Foster Brewer and can be followed on Twitter @robertleebrewer.