Ehsan Sehgal

I Believe But

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 believe that true love exists
But I can neither realize it
And nor identify its holder,
Who perhaps,
Passes and qualifies
Such truth and reality
Otherwise,
As with;
Eagle-eyes
Hyena walking
Crocodile opening mouth
And evil in an angel masker
To hunt its hunt,
The most humans follow
And adopt that trick too
Alas,
The humanity is under
Such animality
It is growing
And it stays growing.

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