Ehsan Sehgal

My New Year Is You

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…

Old year disappears
New year appears
It is every year
The same song
With the same tone
Even though
It defines its reality
And prospects
I still have been breathing
And living
In olden years
Since my new year, is You
When will you appear
So that I can come out
From old years