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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

Terror's bird
Shall not soar through the sky
Sadness,pain,will only be given
Peace's bird
Shall soar a thousand miles
For happiness,hope,will descend upon thee



— Theresa White
 

 


All Poems Submitted to the Contest

 

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