Ehsan Sehgal

Life Within Dust

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…

Who am I?
Only the part
Of the dust
It has revealed
Upon me
The mystery of life
If you ask me
Whatever you need
I will give you all,
What I have
In my approach
The dust is
Beyond the needs
It is just itself
It holds all the objects
Of the entire universe.