Ehsan Sehgal

The Winner

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…

My thoughts, my heart, my soul
You conquer with your love
The way you discover and reach me
That is the gift of spirituality
The heart you won,
It is far away from the material,
Lies, pretending and falsehood
Purity and truth can rule the heart
That remains for the winner
And the winner is the truth.