Peace Poem

A friend found this poem in a book with just the signature "E." Can anyone identify it?

You who died when the battle raged,
Arise and tell me why you fought,
Confide in me the thoughts you thought;
Or signal why the war was waged,
And how the loss and gains are gauged.

You who sleep without a name,
Arise and show the prize you won read more »

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     Peace Rising
               
I hear
The ancient voices
Speaking languages
In their native tongues

I hear
The angels voices
Echo strongly
In the chambers of the earth

As humanity kneels
On bended knee
Together as one
And slowly, the rose opens

In splendid glory
We rise
Together as one

Arms raised high
Heads up
Eyes wide open

Seeing as one read more »

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