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creator of Reality Rhyming


born:  hollywood, florida, united states


american poetry figure, educator, athlete, author


Todd Edwards is an extremely creative, well-rounded and ambitious individual who is the originator of, and best known for his distinctive, refined and branded writing style of Reality Rhyming and as well, is the author of Amazon's #2 best selling advertisting book, "Standing Naked at 10 Below: Exposing Your Product in the Media".  Through the use of his unique methodology of Reality Rhyming, Todd has been able to tap into the emotions in all of hisi personalized poetry stories, while at the same time, entertain, enlghten and uplift individuals from all over the world.  His accomplishements as a poetry poioneer, educator and athlete have established him as one of the most respected and driven public figures today.


poetry pioneer - Todd began his branded writing style of Reality Rhyming in 2004 while writing distinctive and refined personalized poetry for his friends as gifts for various occasions. Through this process, Todd decided that if he could touch his friends the way he does with his elegant writing style, why not reach out to the masses and do the same.  In 2008, Reality Rhyming was officially launched and with it, began the incredible journey of touching millions with his unique and magical writing style.


educator - Todd received his B.A. in Communication, his M.S. in Exceptional Student Education and his Ed.S in Educational Leadership from Barry Univeristy in Miami Shores, Florida.  In 1997, Todd began teaching Special Education, in which he still does today for Miami-Dade County Public Schools.  He is also the head tennis coach at his school and has over 200 wins in his career.  


athlete - Todd has been an avid tennis player since the age of 12. While in high school, he was a two-time FHSAA champion, along with being First Team All-County and as well, top 10 in the 18s division of USTA Florida.  In college, Todd played #1 singles and #1 doubles for Barry University, where they've more recently, won multiple NCAA National Division II tennis championships.  As an adult, Todd has been ranked #1 in USTA Florida in four different categories, and as high as #3 in the United States.  Todd is also the Head Tennis Professional at Smatts' Tennis Academy/David Park in Hollywood, Florida.


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photo:  Scott Singer

"connecting to another soul is

the most

empowering experience imaginable...  

its rewards



         todd edwards


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