Friday Fictioneers 9/7 – via Madison Woods
-Freedom is Not Free-
Just a few miles from the Canadian border, the stone house was their last stop on the road to freedom. A family of six huddled in the candlelight eating hot broth and freshly baked bread, exhausted from the day’s journey. Escape from slavery had once seemed impossible but with the help of many brave, caring people they were only a day away from the freedom they dreamed of. Leaving a life of servitude behind, they knew that no matter what happened their future would be better. They lay down on the cold dirt floor and slept in peace.
(word count (100 )
This is my post for this week. Your comment and feedback is most welcome.
Photo by Piya Singh (Bittercharm)
Every Wednesday visit Madison Wood’ssite to see the picture prompt for the week’s 100-word writing challenge. Write a 100-word story or poem that’s inspired by the picture. Post the writing on your blog. On Friday post a link to your blog entry in the comments section of her Friday Fictioneers post.