Meet Kirstin

Poet. Writer. Screenwriter.

About Kirstin Ann Kestner

Bio coming soon.

Kirstin (kur-stin) Ann Kestner is a neurodiverse screenwriter, poet, fiction, and non-fiction writer with a focus on the emotional stories inside us and their external impacts on society. 

After years of focusing on poetry, she returned to screenwriting with a renewed passion to develop and master her skills in writing for film. 

In addition to a vast array of published poems and short stories, she was the founding editor of the online literary journal Poetry Breakfast for eight years. 

She also managed the Poetry and Arts Barn in Cream Ridge, NJ, where she hosted a variety writing groups and poetry readings from 2017 to 2019. 

She has performed her poetry at SoulSational Festival and been a featured poet and workshop leader for the Ministry of Artistic Intent.

What She Does


Fiction Writer


Non-fiction Writer


Screen Writer

Available Projects:
BEHIND HER EYES – Feature – Drama
THE BOLD BREW – TV – Drama – Limited Series

Founding Editor
(2011 – 2019)
Founding Editor and web manager of Poetry Breakfast, an online poetry journal delivering a new nourishing poem each morning.

Owner / Workshop Leader
(2017 – 2019)
Ran an operated the Poetry and Arts Barn. Scheduling and leading open mics and writing workshops.