Ehsan Sehgal

Journey Of Hopes

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 met struggles
I saw failure
I bore loneliness
I cried, in the nights
I felt seasons,
With weary feelings
I realized tears
In my eyes
I still hold all that
Since these are companion
Of my journey of hopes,
Which visualizes and shows
A new morning
The new sun
And its light will be mine too
I can breathe in it, as others
I hope.

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