Ela Gochiashvili was born on 29 January, 1959 in Vachnadziani, Gurjaani Region.
She graduated from Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, the Faculty of Journalism. Her works have been published since 1985.
- Fragments from Anamnesis (1996)
- Friday is My Day (2003)
- Blue Vitriol (2005)
- Let me say, Mum! (2010)
- Literary Award named after Ilia Chavchavadze (2006)
Her poetry is translated into Russian, Armenian, Lithuanian, Belarusian, Belgian, French and Persian languages.