I Am A Victim Of Criminals

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…

Oh, civilized world
Listen to my feeling
I cannot say
What I feel
What I bear
I am always under spy eyes
It is ugly than a cruelty
It is severe than a tragedy
I am a prisoner of own system
I am a victim of own power-mongers
It is a real terror
I want freedom
For the name of freedom
I want justice
For the name of justice
Such criminals will be accountable
And brought to justice
For their crimes
The killer of truth, love,
And the peace?

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