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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.

In Ruin

An orb eclipsing the burning sun

Dust rising from heavy hearts

Shattered souls, trapped in darkness.


— Devindra Ramadhar
 

 


All Poems Submitted to the Contest

 

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