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.
Trojan Horse "The Tower, certainty The Knight, comprehension The Horse, rationalism Trojan Horse - Emotion We are Polyphemus and Troy in one, with crafty Ulysses as our conscience. Either he exits the Cave of stereotypes disguised as a lamb or he invades the Troy of the mind’s premonitions using a Trojan Horse. The Iliad and Odyssey, everyone’s autobiographies. "
— Christos N. Lazaropoulos
All Poems Submitted to the Contest