Ehsan Sehgal

Description Of Writing

Ehsan Sehgal is a Pakistani-Dutch poet and writer. He moved to the Netherlands in 1978 to avoid persecution during the General Zia era in Pakistan and has lived in the Netherlands since. Ehsan Sehgal began his literary career in 1967. His first publication was a novel, but his consequent books were…

I simply know
What I write
Upon which sense
I cite
I do not know
You understand that,
Within what insight

I am aware of my heartbeat
It sings your name
I feel; I hear
With a natural echo
That actuates feeling bright

I dream you
In my dreams
To flower and blossom
My perception
And thought regimes
Since love-might is beloved-right
I simply know
What I write