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Poetry for Peace Contest

The Poetry for Peace contest was held from 15 September until 14 October 2011. The winners were anounced at a ceremony at UN headquarters in New York.

Below is one of the contest entries.

Bird

The crow
Shall not soar through the sky 
Sadness,pain,will only be given 
The dove
Shall soar a thousand miles 
For happiness,hope,will descend upon thee


— Rashawn Baldwin
 

 


All Poems Submitted to the Contest

 

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