blake nemec is a writer, teacher and sound/media artist who lives in Chicago. Sharing Plastic is hir hybrid poetry & fiction debut, and hir work has been featured in situations such as SoundWeb, &NOW, NOPF, Rover Reading Series, the Rio Grande Review, Captive Genders; Transembodiment and the Prison Industrial Complex, or the San Francisco Queer Arts Performance Festival. He received an MFA in bilingual (Spanish and English) poetry/fiction and is a Lambda Literary Fellow. He has long worked as a sound recordist in independent movies, such as the documentary FREE CeCE! Hir writing and sound performances work to reveal the extraordinary musicality or noise of everyday conversations by unprotected workers, pansexuals, and gender variant people.