Ravi Panamanna

Silver Star - 3,089 Points (21/09/1956 / Ottapalam- Kerala State- India)

A Comedian - Poem by Ravi Panamanna

I can think, but
am not a thinker.
can write, but not
a writer either! .

I can sing, but
am not a singer.
can draw, but not
a painter too! .

I can run, but
am not a runner, can
laugh, and make the
world laugh too! .


21/05/1986


Comments about A Comedian by Ravi Panamanna

  • (4/21/2013 3:25:00 PM)

    A refreshing thought. I like this poem's spontaneity and lack of pretension. (Report)Reply

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  • Mehta Hasmukh Amathalal (10/19/2009 6:25:00 PM)

    I can run, but
    am not a runner, can
    laugh, and make the
    world laugh too! .
    ....but am not comedian too as life itself is full of comedy... it is great circus and we have to play our part either gracefully and with sadness..real piece...10

    read mine................great circus
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  • (7/19/2009 7:30:00 AM)

    Humble words from a humble poet. Very nice. (Report)Reply

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  • (5/22/2009 11:48:00 PM)

    this one is really interesting indeed..i read it twice..thanks (Report)Reply

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  • (5/12/2009 3:47:00 AM)

    all good skills come to every one including laughter.nice poem.posted 10 for u
    surya
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  • Indira Renganathan (4/15/2009 8:20:00 AM)

    Laughter is medicine...so what you try to do is a great task..let go (Report)Reply

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  • (4/1/2009 3:39:00 PM)

    There is something universal about a good laugh. COSTS NOTHING BUT CAN BE WORTH A MILLION. (Report)Reply

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  • (3/21/2009 11:37:00 AM)

    When you can do all things yet, when you know that you are a nondoer then you know the truth.........Offcourse such person would laugh and also make others laugh, , , , , , Good Write.......Raviji....10+++ (Report)Reply

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  • Indira Renganathan (3/18/2009 3:00:00 AM)

    You can make others laugh means you make others happy...which means you're a great persomn...God bless you...in my poem I refer to the agraharam at my native place Periakulam, Madurai dist..thanks for the comments Ravi Panamanna(what does panamanna mean?) (Report)Reply

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  • Barry A. Lanier (3/7/2009 8:39:00 PM)

    Gosh this is so simplistic yet wonderful...as I just left leaving you a comment to give me a line or your wisdom for inclusion into the poem 'Regrets Can Change The World' I hit on this....and gosh if you could synthesize this into a one or two liner.....there would be no better.......I'm wanting to do it...but it is your newborn..... (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Poem Edited: Tuesday, July 5, 2011


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