Ehsan Sehgal

Journey Of Desperate

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…






What was your intention,
I could not figure out
Upon the journey of desperate
I faced tears on my face
Absence of mind
Anarchy of thoughts
And waves of pain
The collapse of desire and hope
I had no interest in
Whoever was around me
I stayed senseless
With no feelings
As a fact
I was unable to realize
Who were you?
However,
I felt that; no one can break
An already broken one
I also didn't notice your disappearance
Since you were not my destiny

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