|General Poetry posted September 3, 2020|
The Niagara River was the gateway to freedom for many
Niagara River - Freedom's Gate
by Mary Furlong
Etheree writing prompt entry
The poetry form, Etheree, consists of 10 lines of 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 syllables. Etheree can also be reversed and written 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1.
The shore of the Niagara River was the last stop in the U.S for many travelers on the underground railroad. They crossed at night, undercover of darkness, but freedom must have shone its light for them even then.Pays one point and 2 member cents.
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