When The Words Won't Come (Blues Poem #13)

Whatchu gonna do when
  the trim is gone


Whatchu gonna do when
  the right turns wrong



Whatchu gonna do when
  the whistle blows


Whatchu gonna do when
  your feet say no


Whatchu gonna do when
  the man comes knockin


Whatchu gonna do when
  that devil’s laughin



Whatchu gonna do when
  your train don’t run


Whatchu gonna do when
  the words won’t come


(Villanova Pennsylvania: June, 2017)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on June 28, 2017

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Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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