Roché Kester is a writer living in Pretoria. Her poetry has been published in the UWC Creates anthology titled This is my land (2012). Her prose has been featured in Powa’s Women’s Writing anthology titled Sisterhood (2012) and has performed at various events and locations in Cape Town. She was the founder of the weekly poetry event, Grounding Sessions. She was co-curator of #CocreatePoetica at Open Book Festival 2016.