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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.


Listen

War
Makes
A sound
Twice louder
Than my beating heart
Come make peace with me sweet desire
So that I may kiss your face when the dawn light breaks dear



— Jelica Gavrilovic
 

 


All Poems Submitted to the Contest

 

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