Ehsan Sehgal

Speak To Interpret

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 saw You holding my hands
In your hands,
In a dream this night
It fragrances my heart and mind
It was only a dream
What shall happen,
When You physically
Hold my hands
For the rest of my life journey
Oh, my beloved, speak
To interpret my dream
As truth and reality
If it ever becomes true
And when?