Kîsik is originally from the Saddle Lake Cree nation, but now resides in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Kîsik is a former board member of the Edmonton 2 Spirit Society. They have a background in youth work and frontline with high risk populations. Wîya (3rd person pronoun in Cree) is pursuing a Bachelors In Education. They are also a member of the IndigiHauz of Beaver Hills, which is a local Indigenous Drag Troupe of 2 spirit performance artists.
Kîsik has been sober for 4 1/2 years and on this episode they courageously share their story for those still struggling.