Poems for Peace competition – Highly Commended: Haroon Malik

Contributor/s : Haroon Malik

Recorded on date : November 30, 2020

War Poem

I was standing here inside my heart

And I was feeling that I have no strength or power

to keep on living from the war.

The men raised from the ashes

When he balanced me in the air

I raised my hand on his head

And saw the pilots in the kill box

And they know how to move into a room.

Haroon Malik

14-16 years old

Southfield Grange Trust, Bradford

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