Flowers 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…

I wish my life-ways were
Also the colourful
If you donated some
The colourful
Flowers of love
Into my desire bowl
Now the escape
Is impossible
Without meeting you
Thinking of you
It makes me uneasy
And worried
All the time
I am desperately eager
To see you
To meet you
To make you
My destiny
My heart beats
My breath
My life and love
I wish; I wish
A day would come
I then hold you
Very warmly
In my thirsty arms