Ehsan Sehgal

The Grief Of Heart

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…

The griefs of heart stay
In the heart
That, become the tears
Flow from the eyes
And disappear
In the tissue papers
I do not say that
To the world
I bear it alone
With dying on dying
Every minute, every day
Who realise that
And who cares that?
In this cruel
And the selfish world.