Zulfikar Ghose is a Pakistani-American essayist and poet. He currently lives in the United States, in the state of Texas. He writes in the magical realismgenre and gained an international reputation in the 1970s for The Incredible Brazilian.
‘Decomposition’ is written by the Pakistani-American poet Zulfikar Ghose. This poem centers on a photograph of an old beggar sleeping on the pavement and contrasts artistic composition with physical decomposition.