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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.

Atomic Bombs

When the atomic bomb strikes,
tosses it's flames around,
earth becomes a place not to be.

— Gbrielle Mompalao


All Poems Submitted to the Contest


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