Ehsan Sehgal

Empty Of Humanity

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…

Who takes care for whom
In most of the hearts
Reside the greed
The crafty
The capricious
The cruelty
The dishonesty
Everyone kills
The compassion
The feeling
The emotion
Heart and mind
Of those
Who devote
Their love and life
To cure wounds
Heart and soul
Of sad and hopeless
People under suppressed
I often ask myself
How and why
We entitle
To be a human
Even we are empty of humanity.