Ehsan Sehgal

Tell The Truth

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…

You and I were a stranger
You suddenly came into my life
As a fragrance of love
And then dominated
As spirit towards spirit

Tell the truth
Who are you?
Why you love
A person with the broken heart

Will you be able to spend
Your whole life?
Will you be able to give
Your real love
To a person with the broken heart.