Go Away

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…

You will not succeed
With your false promises
Go away,
I do not want
To be your lies' victim
Let me live
In a natural breath
With the colours
Of an imaginary world
That runs my life
It is the truth
And it is sweet
Do not make that bitter
Disappear from my life

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