E. E. Cummings Writes A Comment Card For the Golden Corral Soft Serve Bar

by Melissa Chiasson


descend into my waffle bowl

you temptress

i will blanket you with caramel sauce (and s p r i n k l e s)

(and twix pieces)


(and more twix pieces)


hush now

the manager says

i’m disturbing the other patrons

with my fervent whispers

of devotion to you

pity them, waffle bowl

for they

have never loved