Oestreich, Ed (1933 - )

Genre: Non-Fiction - Scholarly, Poetry

Poet Ed Oestreich was born in Ashland, PA and lives in Damariscotta,ME. He earned his undergraduate degree in Greek and English Literature from Susquehanna University. He entered the Theological Seminary in Philadelphia where he earned a master's degree and returned to work on a doctorate on Russian Iconography. He vacationed for many years on the coast of Maine and, upon retirement, moved to Damariscotta in 1992.

He has published in various ecumenical journals and, more recently, some of his poetry has appeared in Maine-based chapbooks, and a National Anthology of Poetry.


  • Far From Home (2010)