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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 two ways are still open
The first,
When I hear strange voices,
During walking
I break, my steps
To listen to that
The second,
Whenever someone new
Leaves its inbox messages
I reply
Since just imagining that
Maybe it is You
Such a desire and hope dishearten
When it is not You
Others benefit
My adoration,
Which I have only for You
I wish one day
I could receive your inbox message
So that I would tell You
I incised and designed
Your name on my heart
I cannot forget You.