Ehsan Sehgal

The Spirit Of Love

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…

No one can steal
And take forcefully away
Seek or buy
It is such a wave
Of flowers
And attar of roses
In any weather
That touches silently
The heart and mind
Making perfumery
That spirit of love
Sneaks out the life
With that life goes on,
Just goes on
No one knows why?