Prophetic Way

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 do not write
Especially for anyone
I write
The emotions
The sorrows
The griefs
The pains
The failed love
The loneliness
And such sad results
Of those
Who suffer from that
Though,
That looks like
As I express my feelings
In some extent
It is also the truth
I am among such ones
I am not a healer
Anyhow,
I try to heal
With all my efforts
That I own and hold
It is like, prophetic way
I have chosen
For entire humanity.

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