Ehsan Sehgal

Who Are You?

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 had not a relation, with you
I have not a relation, with you
And will never be that
I don't know why still it is so?
That you live
In my thoughts
You appear and disappear
In my fade words,
What is a relation
Between that?
Even the meaning of it,
I cannot find,
In the dictionary
Who are you?
My illusion
Or the reality of my imagination?