Nic Alea

is a queer/non-binary interdisciplinary writer & intuitive with a BA in Creative Writing. They hold fellowship from the Lambda Literary Foundation and have work published in Muzzle Magazine, the Paris American, Write Bloody, BOAAT, Lambda Literary, Souvenir Magazine, Reservoir, decomP and others. In 2014, Nic was rated one SF Weekly's "Best Writers without a Book" and have performed at the National Queer Arts Festival, the Santa Cruz Music Festival, Lit Quake and is forthcoming at the 2019 Emerging Writers’ Festival.

Nic is a 2019 Wheeler Centre Hot Desk Fellow.

Current interests include: exploration of the extrasensory experience, interactions of queerness in both sexual and non-sexual capacities, understanding of God/Source/Christ consciousness; intersections of trauma around fatness and desire resulting in ichthyophobia.

They are currently working on two poetry manuscripts and documentation of releasing a major phobia.