Rachel Matlow is an arts and culture journalist/audio producer at the CBC. She worked on Q for eight crazy years as well as Day 6, The Sunday Edition, and now, Spark. Her writing has appeared in The Globe and Mail, National Post, CBC.ca and The Believer. She recently won a 2016 Third Coast International Audio Festival award and a 2017 Gabriel Award for her documentary Dead Mom Talking, and is now writing a yet-to-be titled memoir (a traumedy!) about her eccentric mother’s cancer journey.