Edwin Romond reads at Wincester Gardens, Maplewood, NJ (Photo by Ira Gash)
Edwin Romond is a poet, playwright, composer, and retired educator.
He has written five books of poetry, two musical plays, and was a public school teacher for 32 years in Wisconsin and New Jersey.
His work has appeared in numerous literary journals, college text books and anthologies, and has been featured on National Public Radio.
On this site you can read reviews of his books and get information about ordering them.
Be sure to check his schedule for upcoming readings and workshops, sample some of his poems, and hear him sing his original music.
In the Gallery you can view photographs of Romond with family and poetry friends, and the Contact page will enable you to easily send him an email.
Thank you for stopping by and enjoy your visit!
Spitball Magazine Selects Romond’s Poem for Special Honor!
Edwin Romond’s poem, “Dravecky Dreams,” has been selected as one of the 75 best baseball poems to appear in Spitball Magazine during its long publishing history.
You can read “Dravecky Dreams” in the POEMS section of this website.
"Alone with Love Songs teaches us what it means to be human in poems that are by turns wistful and ironic, vulnerable and hopeful. It is a splendid volume, one that readers will want to return to time after time. Romond is a poet's poet."
— Caroline Collins