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.
Someone in your family died and I feel sad for them. A LOUD BOOM -----Those Dark days aren't over I feel hurt Swept us off our feet Shriveled bodies Feelings are being hurt September 21st--- P-E-A-C-E
— Glenda Ramos
All Poems Submitted to the Contest